Greece Records 48 New Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Rises to 20



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Greek health authorities announced on Tuesday afternoon that the total number of deaths related to the Covid-19 pandemic had risen to twenty.

The total number of diagnosed Covid-19 coronavirus cases is now 743 in the entire country, as 48 new cases were confirmed in the last twenty-four hours.

The majority of the cases continue to be recorded in the region of Attica, and most of the victims are male.

Sotiris Tsiodras, the Health Ministry spokesperson for the Covid19 coronavirus outbreak, said on Monday that according to their mathematical models, Greek authorities believe that approximately eight to ten thousand people must have contracted the virus in Greece so far.

It is noted that Greece has instituted a strict nationwide lockdown.