Azerbaijan documents 547 fresh coronavirus cases, 6 deaths

  • 17:59 25 June 2020

Azerbaijan documents 547 fresh coronavirus cases, 6 deaths

547 more cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 291 people have been recovered and discharged from the hospital, 6 patients died the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told ONA.

The overall number of coronavirus cases in Azerbaijan has reached 14,852, with 8059 recoveries and 180 deaths.

As many as 6619 coronavirus-positive patients are undergoing treatment at hospitals.

A total of 449235 coronavirus tests have been conducted, including 7274 in the past day.

The first coronavirus case was confirmed in Azerbaijan on February 28. A high alert was imposed in Azerbaijan on March 14 and a quarantine regime was introduced on March 24. The authorities began to ease the coronavirus lockdowns from April 27. Due to a surge in coronavirus incidence following mitigation of the quarantine measures, coronavirus lockdowns were re-imposed in Baku and other big cities for a period from June 21 to July 5.