Over 1,000 now in intensive care with Covid-19 in Czech hospitals

Some 13,051 new cases of Covid-19 were registered in the Czech Republic on Thursday. The total number of active cases in the country now stands at 178,578, according to official Ministry of Health data. The number of deaths with the coronavirus has climbed to 2,862, with 540 of those occurring so far this week. The number of patients with Covid-19 in a critical condition has passed 1,000 for the first time, reaching 1,031. Some 6,604 people are hospitalised with the virus.

Author: Ian Willoughby