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Another fourteen persons infected with Covid-19 in RS, one person died

Press release

BANJA LUKA, June 1 (FENA) - In the last 24 hours in the entity of Republika Srpska, 578 samples were tested. Coronavirus was confirmed in 14 persons, stated the entity Public Health Institute today.

Among the persons who tested positive are six females and eight males. Five infected people are from Derventa and Mrkonjić Grad, two from Doboj, and one each from Kotor Varoš and Prijedor.

In the last 24 hours, one death with the confirmed presence of coronavirus was reported to the RS Institute of Public Health. This was an elderly man from Prijedor, who had chronic associated diseases.

So far, 1,422 cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in RS, and a total of 111 people have died from the consequences of Covid-19 infection.

The total number of hospitalized persons is 105, of whom 38 at the University Clinical Center Banja Luka, and 67 at general hospitals in the entity.