On Monday, the health ministry informed about 4,394 new coronavirus infections in Poland. 35 sick people died. In total, 130,210 people have become infected in our country since the beginning of the epidemic, and 3,039 have died. The Czech government has decided to close primary schools as well as restaurants, bars and clubs from Thursday. At the first election rally since his discharge from the hospital, Donald Trump appeared without a mask. Instead, he threw them at the crowd of his followers. We follow the events related to the coronavirus pandemic in Poland and around the world for you in our live coverage.
– On Monday, the health ministry informed about 4,394 new coronavirus infections in Poland. 35 sick people died. In total, 130,210 have become infected in our country since the beginning of the epidemic people, and 3,039 died. You can read more >>> HERE <<
– Due to the coronavirus, 5,262 people with confirmed infection are in hospitals. 404 of them are connected to respirators – informed the Ministry of Health. Since the beginning of the epidemic, 81,201 people have recovered – in the last 24 hours, 899 people.
– Despite the sharp increases in infections, restrictions on gatherings and the yellow zone all over Poland, farmers intend to protest in Warsaw today. At least several thousand people are to march through the capital to protest the “five for animals.” You can read about the arguments of the protesters >>> HERE <<
– The Czech government has decided to close primary schools, as well as restaurants, bars and clubs from Thursday. You can read about the reasons for these actions >>> HERE <<
There are no places for coronavirus patients in more hospitals. Such a problem is complained of by institutions, among others, in central Poland – informs RMF FM journalist Michał Dobrołowicz.
These are mainly health centers in smaller towns. E.g City Hospital in Siedlce and District Hospital in Kozienice in Mazovia. In Kozienice, all 24 beds for people with coronavirus are occupied, including two with respirators. And there are more and more sick people. In turn, there are so many infected in Siedlce that subsequent departments have been renamed those that only deal with coronavirus patients. From the beginning of the week, infected people go to the current cardiology department.
There are also no places in covid wards in Małopolska. Additional beds were immediately occupied, among others, in Zakopane, Nowy Targ and Limanowa.
As for respirators, as established by the RMF FM reporter, less than half of the 900 devices are used in Poland – however, for example in the province of There are only 14 free respirators available in the Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, and 13 in Pomeranian Voivodeship for people suffering from coranavirus in the entire voivodeship.
The coronavirus pandemic has brought regional airports to the brink of bankruptcy. “Thousands of jobs are at risk in the Polish aviation industry. Some airports are already reporting that they are in danger of losing their financial liquidity,” the Association of Regional Airports alerts.
During the last 24 hours in Germany it was detected 4,122 new SARS-CoV-2 infections, and 13 more people have died from the coronavirus – informed the Berlin Institute Robert Koch (RKI).
Since the start of the epidemic in Germany, 329,453 people have contracted the coronavirus, of whom 9,634 have died.
Over the past week, the highest number of infections per population was recorded in Bremen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower Saxony, Berlin, Hesse and Baden-Württemberg.
Since August, the number of newly confirmed infections in Germany has been increasing week by week, but unlike other major European countries, the level of infection has not yet exceeded the peaks of the first spring wave of the epidemic.
On Saturday, the largest German cities introduced restrictions on the working hours of restaurants and bars, especially at weekends, as well as shops.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson argued Monday evening, that announced a few hours earlier The three-tier system of epidemic restrictions is a “balanced package”. However England’s chief physician has expressed concerns about whether it is sufficient.
In the afternoon Johnson announced that from Wednesday, England will be divided into three levels of restriction depending on the epidemic situation. The first step, i.e. the average level, is the restrictions that are currently in force in most of the country’s territory. A high level will be introduced in all areas where stricter restrictions are already in place, which means that people from different households cannot meet in closed rooms, while a very high level will prohibit meeting in closed rooms and private gardens, as well as closing pubs and bars.
In the last 24 hours in the UK, 13,972 new coronavirus infections were detected and 50 deaths from Covid-19 were registered.
Over the past 24 hours, Mexico’s medical services have confirmed 3,542 new infections. At the time 64 patients died – the health ministry reported on Monday evening. The total number of infections increased to 821,045 and the number of deaths to 83,945.
On the eve, i.e. on Sunday, Mexico reported the confirmation of the presence of the coronavirus in 3,175 new people and 139 deaths.
The data for Monday and Sunday, however, refer to the weekend when health care facilities are partially closed, experts emphasize. Moreover, according to the Ministry of Health, the actual number of infected and dead in Mexico may be higher, because not all patients report to clinics and hospitals, and there are few tests carried out in the country compared to other countries.
South Korea saw a sudden increase in the number of SARS-CoV-2 infections. The presence of the coronavirus was confirmed in 102 people, while a week ago the daily increase did not exceed 70 cases, which made it possible to make a decision to loosen the restrictions.
According to figures released on Tuesday by the Korean Centers for Disease Control (KCDC) 24,805 coronavirus infections and 433 deaths have been registered in South Korea since early March.
After the dramatic end of August, the daily number of infections soared to 441, a record comparable to the situation on March 7 when South Korea. was faced with a large outbreak of infections related to a religious congregation in the city of Daegu, the number of infections gradually decreased throughout September.
In Brazil, the number of people infected with the coronavirus increased by 8,429 in the last 24 hours. 201 people have died, reported the Brazilian health ministry. The total number of infected exceeds 5.1 million and deaths exceed 150.6 thousand.
According to estimates provided by the Ministry of Health, there are currently 5,103,408 infected, but this number most likely does not include all cases. Not only is there little testing in Brazil, access to healthcare facilities is sometimes difficult. The situation is particularly dramatic in hard-to-reach parts of the country, such as the Amazon.
Brazil ranks second in the world in terms of the number of deaths, after the United States. And in terms of the number of infections, it is the third most affected country in the world, after the United States and India.
The Chinese authorities announced that 9 million people will be tested for SARS-CoV-2 in one of the clinics in Qingdao in connection with the discovery of a coronavirus outbreak. In Qingdao, 4 million people on the Yellow Sea, six infections were confirmed on Monday.
On Tuesday, the PRC’s state health commission announced that six cases of local coronavirus infection had been registered for the first time in two months. The infections concern people who did not travel abroad and had no contact with foreigners.
Fearing the spread of the virus, authorities ordered nearly 9 million tests to be carried out in Shantung Province, whose capital is Qingdao.
US President Donald Trump, running for re-election, has returned to the campaign trail. He took place at the Sanford airport in Florida. He spoke for an hour, which was less than usual at pre-election meetings. At the beginning of his speech, he threw masks at the crowd of his supporters.
They say now that I am immune he announced, referring to an illness he had recently suffered. Before the rally, the White House medical team said Trump’s Covid-19 tests had tested negative.
After all day debates The Czech government has decided to close primary schools as well as restaurants, bars and clubs from Thursday. It was also forbidden to consume alcohol in public places. School education will resume on November 1. Other restrictions will be in effect until November 3.
From Thursday to November 3, there will also be a strict ban on all gatherings. They will not be allowed to take place indoors or outdoors, if more than six people meet at a time.