The government's latest figures on the coronavirus epidemic show that another 38 people in Luxembourg have been diagnosed with the disease in the last 24 hours, leaving the total number of cases at 1,988. Meanwhile, deaths have increased by one to 22.

These new numbers were confirmed by Minister of Health Paulette Lenert in a live press conference. Lenert also confirmed that Luxembourg currently has 202 hospitalised coronavirus patients, 31 in intensive care, and that 80 people have been released from hospital.

In other local news, Minister of Education Claude Meisch told RTL that we should know by Friday whether or not schools will open again before the summer break.

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