The latest figures from the Ministry of Health show that 242 new cases of coronavirus were discovered yesterday.

The total number of deaths remains at 133.

8,618 tests were carried out in the last 24 hours.

As a reminder, on weekends, the Ministry of Health only releases data on the number of tests, positive cases and deaths from coronavirus.

On Friday, 47 patients were in standard hospital care, with four people in intensive care.

The effective reproduction rate (Rt_eff) stood at at 1.29.

As of Friday, there were 1,870 active infections in Luxembourg, compared to 1,192 a week prior, while 8,468 patients had recovered from the virus.

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