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Bulgaria reports 113 new coronavirus infections in past day


Over the past 24 hours, 113 cases of coronavirus have been established in Bulgaria out of 2,635 tests, according to the data of the Unified Information Portal. 4% of the samples came back positive. 47% of the newly infected persons have not been vaccinated. 

The highest number of new cases is in Sofia - 49, in Varna - 12, and in Pernik - 8. 
There are 259 patients in hospital as 30 of them are in intensive care units. 45% of the newly admitted 20 patients are not vaccinated. One person died - he was not immunized, while 57 recovered. 

Active cases number 3,016. 

Yesterday, 80 doses of vaccines against coronavirus were administered. There are 2,076,335 people with completed immunization.

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