Monday 14th December 2020.
December 14, 2020
The epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health (Minsa) detailed on Sunday, 2,422 new positive cases were detected, for a cumulative total of 193,007. While there have been 25 new deaths due to Covid-19, totaling 3,356 accumulated deaths and a fatality of 1.7%. On Saturday, the Minsa reported 2,806 new cases of Covid-19, a record number in one day in Panama. Therefore, this Sunday there is a slight decrease in the number of people infected with the new coronavirus.
The Ministry of Health (Minsa) prohibited, as of yesterday, any activity that involves the agglomeration of people to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in the country, which was provided in Resolution No. 1386, published in the Official Gazette .
As of this Monday, December 14, all elective surgeries and care in the specialized outpatient service of the Hospital del Niño Dr. José Renán Esquivel will be suspended.
The epidemiological week that covered from December 6 to 12 closed with 14,678 new infections of Covid-19 , which represents 2,224 more cases compared to the previous week.
A total of 2,872,020 dollars were seized during a procedure carried out by agents of the National Police in the Manzana Cero sector, Felipillo.
A helicopter that was fumigating farm 72 in Changuinola, Bocas del Toro province , crashed this Sunday, hitting a truck carrying fuel, causing an explosion and burning vehicles.
With the slogan “Do not leave him out of the team”, this Saturday, December 12, Telethon 20-30 ended, which this year was for the benefit of people with disabilities in the country who have seen their situation worsened due to Covid-19.