Covid numbers see slight drop on Saturday

The number of newly registered coronavirus cases in the Czech Republic dropped slightly on Saturday in a weekly comparison, to 12,514 cases, the Health Ministry said. The incidence number also dropped from 1,209 to 1,191 new cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the space of a week. The number of people hospitalized with Covid is just under 6,000, up by 800 from last week. 948 Covid patients presently require intensive care.