Puebla will stay two more weeks in the yellow color of the covid-19 traffic light, so it will be until September 25 when it can change to green or, where appropriate, depending on the incidence of contagion, return to orange.
This was announced by Ricardo Cortés Alcalá, General Director of Health Promotion of the Ministry of Health (SSA) of the federal government, who pointed out that Puebla is part of the entities that may have “Hope”, since the risk of contracting coronavirus is medium.
According to the federation’s daily technical report, the entity accumulates 32 thousand 754 infections, a different figure from that reported by the state government on Friday morning, with 34 thousand 595, that is, a difference of one thousand 841 cases.
However, both the Puebla and the national SSA agreed on the number of deaths, since both reported 4,388; However, the state government registered a fatality rate of 12.68, but the second one of 13.39 percent.
It should be noted that the federal government estimates 917 active cases of coronavirus in the state, with a rate of 13.88 units per 100,000 inhabitants. The national average is almost double, with 30,035 assets per 100,000 inhabitants.
According to the federal government, 36 thousand 498 poblanos tested negative after the corresponding analysisTherefore, adding the positive cases, they give a total of 69,252 laboratory tests carried out in the entity. Further, another 9,470 people are suspected of having the virus.
Non-critically ill bed occupancy reached 22 percent, while the spaces with mechanical ventilators for seriously ill patients have a demand of 16 percent.