Ministry of Health (MinzaThe death toll from the corona (Govt-19) in the country on August 7 rose to 196,873. This is about 21 new deaths compared to yesterday’s report.
In addition, the number of infections increased by 1,571 (830 in the last 24 hours), bringing the total number of victims to 2,124,128.
A total of 4,777 patients were admitted to the hospital, of which 1,678 had mechanical ventilation, Minza said.
To mitigate the effects of the epidemic, Peru has signed vaccines against Covid-19 with Sinoform (3 million doses), Pfizer (32 million), AstraZeneca (14.04 million), with the Kovac facility mechanism (13.2 million) and man. Vaccine LLC (10 million), a subsidiary of the Russian Fund for Direct Investments.
Vaccination in Peru began in February, following the arrival of the first batch of vaccines from China (Synoform). To date, the vaccine continues throughout the country, and to date it is carried out on people 40 years of age and older.