Greece registers 297 new coronavirus cases, 17 deaths on Monday

Greece registered 297 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 2 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) reported on Sunday.

Greece has confirmed 414,933 infections from the start of the pandemic (daily change: +0.1 pct). In the confirmed cases of the last 7 days, 35 infections are related to travel from abroad and 1,370 to other confirmed cases.

There are also 17 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, bringing the total of pandemic victims to 12,422.

A total of 358 patients are on ventilators in hospitals. Their median age is 67 years and 88 pct have an underlying condition and/or are aged 70 or more. Another 2,562 have been discharged from ICUs since the pandemic began.

In addition, 103 Covid-19 patients were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours (daily change of a -11.21 pct). The average admission of patients with Covid-19 to hospitals over the last 7 days was 115.