Covid-19 on the rise again in Greece

COVID-19 observatory Greece sees jump in ICU patients with covid-19

Greece’s National Organization for Public Health (EODY) reported 92 coronavirus-related deaths on Tuesday, which took total deaths since the start of the health crisis to 10,179. The 24-hour toll showed a marked increase from Sunday’s figure of 57 and Monday’s 80.

The transmission also appears to be growing, with EODY reporting 3,313 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, a significant jump from Monday’s figure of 1,317 and Sunday’s 1,400.

Pressure on the country’s public health system continues with authorities saying that 813 Covid-19 patients were on ventilators on Tuesday, compared with 811 on Monday and 816 the day before that.