COVID-19 cases in Poland rise to 21,631

Poland’s Health Ministry announced that 339 new COVID-19 infections have been confirmed on Monday, bringing the country’s total to 21,631 positive diagnoses.

The ministry also reported 11 new fatalities. As a result, the current death toll from COVID-19 adds up to 1,007.

According to the ministry, the number of individuals hospitalised in Poland due to the coronavirus epidemic amounted to 2,268 on Monday. A total of 78,259 people were quarantined and 19,587 were placed under epidemiological surveillance, whilst 9,276 people have recovered from COVID-19 in the country so far.

As of Monday afternoon, as many as 5,542,056 coronavirus cases, 347,381 deaths and 2,321,556 recoveries have been confirmed worldwide.

The US remains the country with the largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases, amounting to 1,691,229. Brazil has the second most with 365,213 cases and Russia third with 353,427.