Thursday’s Covid bulletin registers 49 deaths, 1,160 new infections

With citizens more and more focused on the questions “when can we all go back to work?” today’s Covid bulletin shows how vastly improved Portugal’s virus panorama has become. In the last 24-hours, 49 Covid patients have died, there have been 1,160 new infections, 2,659 people have been deemed ‘recovered’ (after testing positive via PCR tests) and numbers in hospital now are down to 2,613. The number of active cases nationally is down to 73,848.