Havana - The National Director of Epidemiology of the Cuban Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Francisco Duran, reported that there were 10 new cases of COVID-19, for an total of 1,840 positive cases across the island.
During his daily press briefing held Friday morning, Dr. Duran said that over the past 24 hours -- up to 12 midnight Thursday night -- fortunately, no patients died from the coronavirus. It was the second consecutive day that no deaths have been recorded from the virus on the island. There are a total of 79 who have died from COVID-19 in Cuba.
To date, 1,425 patients have recovered -- with an additional 42 released from hospitals during the day on Thursday.