Portugal has performed almost 11 million Covid tests

 

Health minister Marta Temido has told parliament today that Portugal has performed almost 11 million tests for Covid-19 in Portugal. Put another way, the country has carried out 11 million PCR tests to discover 840,493 cases of infection. Said Ms Temido Portugal is one of the countries that has carried out the most tests during the pandemic. This month authorities ‘hit a new record’, performing 52,000 tests in one day.