This Tuesday the SSO reported 493 new cases in 101 municipalities; In the last 24 hours, 17 deaths were reported .
Oaxaca.- Since last September 2, Oaxaca adds six consecutive days with a downward trend in infections by Covid-19 notified daily, by accounting for 493 new cases on this day, reported the Oaxaca Health Services (SSO).
Likewise, the percentage of hospital occupancy for the care of SARS-CoV-2 has had a small reduction in recent days, after quantifying 64.8% in general on September 7, with 13 hospitals at 100% saturation and a total of 331 hospitalized patients, of which 14 are newly admitted, one less than the cut on Monday.
This, due to the expansion of beds for the care of the pandemic in the entity, coupled with the intense Vaccination Day against Covid-19 and the sum of efforts of the whole society, highlighted the SSO. In addition, they specified that the following days will be transcendental to achieve a significant reduction in the third wave of the health emergency.
For this reason, they made an emphatic call to the population not to neglect the protection measures against the coronavirus during the national holidays. The agency pointed out that the yellow color in the epidemiological risk traffic light allows greater freedom in the commercial opening, however, greater freedom implies more responsibility and commitment of the citizenry, to keep contagions down and avoid more restrictions by the end of the anus.
In the accumulated cases, since the health emergency began, there is to date a record of 70 thousand 422 positive cases, of these 63 thousand 963 have recovered, and four thousand 745 have lost their lives, 17 more than the day from yesterday.
Most of the new patients were reported in Oaxaca de Juárez with 100 cases, followed by San Juan Bautista Tuxtepec with 33, Heroica Ciudad de Juchitán de Zaragoza with 29 and Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán with 27, to name a few, for a total of 101 municipalities with cases in the last 24 hours.
They pointed out that the pandemic continues to be active in 159 localities of the Oaxacan territory, with 1,714 patients who presented symptoms in the last 14 days, mainly in Central Valleys with 780 cases, followed by the Isthmus with 477, Tuxtepec with 153, Costa 147, Mixteca 110 and Sierra 47 patients.
Meanwhile, Valles Centrales accumulated a global of 42 thousand 886 positives and two thousand 136 deaths, Isthmus nine thousand 253 confirmed and one thousand 008 deaths, Tuxtepec four thousand 925 cases and 455 deaths, Costa five thousand 314 positives and 418 deaths, Mixteca five thousand 696 confirmed and 476 deaths, Sierra 2,348 cases and 252 deaths.
The agency noted that it is essential to advance in the fight against COVID-19, joining forces and not trusting, being responsible in the use of face masks, antibacterial gel, and constant hand washing, as well as keeping a healthy distance and avoiding social activities with crowds.