Record 123 new Covid-19 cases confirmed in 3,123 tests on Tuesday

Ljubljana, 16 September - A record 123 new Covid-19 cases were discovered in Slovenia on Tuesday in what were 3,123 tests, the second highest testing figure to date. While there were no new deaths, the number of active cases has risen to 975, with the number of hospitalised patients up by 12 to 61, show official data released on Wednesday.

The Clinic of Infectious Diseases at the Ljubljana University Medical Centre (UKC) treating Covid-19 patients.
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The number of patients in intensive care is up by one to 11. The number of total cases confirmed so far stands at 3,954 and the number of deaths at 135. The last fatality was recorded almost two weeks ago.

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