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2021.01.15 10:09

Coronavirus: Lithuania reports 1,149 new cases, 26 deaths

BNS, LRT.lt2021.01.15 10:09

On Friday, Lithuania registered 1,149 new Covid-19 cases and 26 coronavirus-related deaths.

The country’s death toll has now risen to 2,376.

Three people who have died over the past 24 hours were aged 50–59, and the rest were aged 60–89.

Overall, 165,560 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Lithuania since the start of the pandemic. Some 61,574 people are still ill with the virus, while 100,495 have recovered, including 1,299 over the past 24 hours.

As of Friday morning, 38,026 people in Lithuania have received their first coronavirus vaccine shots.

A total of 1,788,755 tests for Covid-19 have been carried out in the country so far, including 9,842 over the past 24 hours.

Read more: Lithuania records highest death rate from Covid-19 in EU

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