Five more people have died of coronavirus in Wales and more than 1,100 new cases have been identified.
Latest figures from Public Health Wales (PHW) As of Sunday, October 25, it showed that 1,104 positive test results were reported in the past 24 hours, down from the 1,324 announced on Saturday.
A total of 42,681 people in Wales have now been tested positive since the pandemic began last March.
PHW also announced that five more people have died, bringing the total number of laboratory-confirmed deaths from the coronavirus to 1777. On Saturday, 16 deaths were announced, the highest daily death toll since May 28.
There is often a decrease in reported cases and deaths over the weekend.
Merthyr Tedfil It replaced Cardiff as a local authority with the number of cases per 100,000 inhabitants increasing to 374.6 From 310 on Saturdays.
Ronda Sinon Taff Cardiff also jumped with 331.2 Of 287 cases.
Cardiff Has seen a decrease in the number of cases per person 303.1 Per 100,000 population, down from 311.8 The day before.
The numbers look at a rolling seven-day average between October 16 and October 22.
These are the main details on Sunday:
Deaths reported today: 5
Cases reported today: 1,104 (down from 1,324 on Saturday)
Number of checks performed on Saturday: 11217 (down from 14,518 reported on Saturday)
Total laboratory confirmed coronavirus deaths in Wales: 1,777
Cases per 100,000 renewed seven days
Anurin Bevan University Health Board
Blaenau Gwent: 272 (up)
Newport: 115.7 (up)
Turphine: 141.5 (top)
Curvelly: 204.9 (up)
Monmouthshire: 98.3 (up)
Betsy Cadwalder University Health Board
Flintshire: 138.4 (up)
Wrexham: 203 (up)
Conwy: 98.1 (up)
Denbighshire: 99.3 (down)
Joinied: 77.1 (down)
Anglesey: 134.25 (up)
Cardiff University Health Board and Vail
Cardiff: 303.1 (down)
Glamorgan Valley: 66.6 (down)
Cwm Taf Glamorgan University Health Board
Merthyr Tydfil: 374.6 (up)
Ronda Sinon Taff: 331.2 (up)
Bridgend: 212.9 (up)
Hywel University Health Board Dda
Carmarthenshire: 84.8 (down)
Ceredigion: 38.5 (top)
Pembrokeshire: 38.2 (down)
Boise Health Teaching Board
Powys: 51.3 (up)
Swansea Bay University Health Board
Swansea: 239.7 (up)
Neath Port Talbot: 265.2 (up)
Total Wales – 181.7
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Wales has now entered into a 17-day “fire break” lockdown that will last for 17 days until Monday, November 9th.
Drakford said it is critical to act now to reduce the rising rates of Coronavirus in Wales.
During a press conference on Friday, he attacked people who said the virus was a hoax.
He said: “There are those who seek to convince us that the risk of infection with the Coronavirus is a hoax; it is a mild disease that does not harm.”
“They are not confronting the families of the people who died this week who will never see or speak to their loved ones again.
“They will never face the hundreds of people who will die in Wales unless we act now to control this deadly disease.”
- People in Wales are required to stay home until Monday, November 9
- All non-essential retail, entertainment, hospitality and tourism businesses will be closed as was the case during the March lockdown
- All community centers, libraries, and recycling centers will also close and places of worship other than funerals or wedding ceremonies will be closed.
- Elementary and private schools will reopen as usual after the mid-term, but high schools will only reopen to students in grades seven and eight for the second week of the fire outage.
- Gatherings either indoors or outdoors with members of other families will not be permitted except for adults who live alone and parents who can join another family for support.
There was widespread criticism Welsh Government decision to ban supermarkets from selling non-essential goods. Despite this, the Minister of Health Vaughan Gething said they would not change this policy.
“We urge the public to adhere to the new rules, which are vital to help us regain control of the virus, protect the NHS, and save lives.
“Although national and local measures have made a difference, more action is needed now. Cases continue to rise in Wales, and hospital admissions are increasing, including those in critical care, and unfortunately so is the number of people who They die from the virus.
“Under the rules, people must stay in their homes, except for very limited purposes. They may not visit other families or meet other people with whom they do not live.
“Some businesses and places need to be closed, including bars, restaurants and most stores.
“High schools will only provide online learning for the week following the mid-term, except for children in grades seven and eight. Primary schools and childcare places will remain open.
“Face covering is still mandatory in indoor public places that remain open, and subject to some exemptions and exceptions, including public transport and taxis.”
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