Nuevo León arrived this Saturday at 4,077 deaths by covid-19, with 28 new deaths registered in the last 24 hours, in addition to 494 new positive cases, for a cumulative of 73 thousand 819.
In the daily press conference, the Secretary of Health, Manuel de la O Cavazos, stressed that although to a lesser extent than other age ranges, young people between 11 and 18 years old have an incidence of 1,677 positive cases and 7 deaths.
Hospitalizations for coronavirus continue to increase, after once again exceeding the 1,000 barrier on October 12, reaching 1,139 occupied beds this Saturday, of which 852 are confirmed cases and 287 suspected cases.
He also detailed that 263 people are under artificial ventilation.
“This is what worries us, that you can see that on October 3 we had 919, and today we have 1,139, 120 more patients in those days, it is what the entire Health sector is on alert, due to the increase in hospitalizations.
“Yesterday I spoke that there are outbreaks in other countries of the world, you have to think that what is happening in other countries could happen to us,” he said.