The Ministry of Health of Abkhazia recorded an increase in the incidence of covid almost throughout the country
Abkhaz doctors have recorded an increase in the incidence of covid in almost all regions of the country. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Health of the Republic.
“Under the chairmanship of the Minister of Health, Eduard Butba, a meeting of the operational headquarters for protecting the population from coronavirus infection was held. Doctors note an increase in the incidence, an outbreak of COVID-19 was recorded in almost all regions of the republic, ”the ministry said in a statement. TASS.
As the press service clarified, the Omicron strain is most often detected in infected people. The disease occurs in these people in a mild form. The head physician of the Gudauta Central District Hospital, Khajarat Shamba, said that now 20 patients are being treated in the infectious diseases department.
“The increase in the incidence is going on all over the world, we also need to be prepared. If necessary, we will open a department in the main building of the Gudauta Central District Hospital, and we will prepare consolidated medical teams. So far, the hospital is coping on its own, ”said the head physician.
New cases of coronavirus infection ceased to be recorded in Abkhazia in May. After a two-month break, infections began again in the republic.