Slovenia: 1,516 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, 23 people died

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By: S.J.,STA

Slovenia saw 1,516 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday from 13,597 tests, a slight increase in weekly comparison in what is a continuation of a once again rising trend, fresh government data show.

An additional 23 Covid-19 patients died to push the death toll to 3,448. Some 23% of the PCR tests performed yesterday came back positive. Covid-19 hospitalisations dropped by 38 to 1,106 on the day before and the total of those requiring intensive care decreased by one to 171.