Wednesday's tests confirm 11 new Covid-19 cases, death toll up by two to 91

Ljubljana, 30 April - The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Slovenia increased to 1,429 on Wednesday, as 11 more people tested positive in what were 1,252 tests conducted. Two persons died, bringing the total death toll in the country to 91, the government said on Thursday.

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The coronavirus epidemic not letting up.
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The number of Covid-19 patients in hospitals decreased by 12 more to 63, of whom 22 were in intensive care, three fewer than on Tuesday.

More than 52,000 tests have been performed in Slovenia so far. The testing also included 1,291 samples taken in the random testing campaign launched on 20 April. No new infections were recorded as part of the campaign yesterday, meaning the result so far remains one new case along with one more that was already diagnosed a month ago.

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