Fresh Czech record 14,968 Covid cases registered Wednesday

Some 14,968 new cases of Covid-19 were registered in the Czech Republic on Wednesday, which is a record one-day increase since the start of the pandemic. The total number of active cases in the country now stands at 124,040.

At present 4,417 people are hospitalised with the coronavirus, with 657 of them in a critical condition. To date 1,739 people have died with the virus, with 253 of those deaths coming so far this week and over half occurring since the start of October.

Author: Ian Willoughby