Greece doubles the number of coronavirus infections in one day

The Greek health authorities have reported 9,284 new coronavirus infections this Monday, which is doubling the number of the previous day (4,036) and implies breaking the previous record of daily cases since the start of the pandemic.

The Greek National Public Health Organization (EODY) has also announced 66 deaths, a figure lower than the previous day, when it reported 79 deaths, according to the Greek newspaper ‘Kathimerini’ in its digital edition.

There are also 629 patients on ventilators, five more than on Sunday. Of the total number of intubated patients, 84.74 percent are not vaccinated.

Greece has reported a total of 1,084,153 confirmed cases and 20,496 deaths from coronavirus since the start of the pandemic. Of the total deaths, 95.2 percent had previous ailments or were over 70 years old.

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