Victoria records 1993 COVID-19 cases since Friday

Picture: BRENDAN McCARTHY
Picture: BRENDAN McCARTHY

Victoria has recorded 1993 new coronavirus cases since Friday.

Sadly, seven people with COVID-19 have died.

Fridayalso bought 79,214 test results to Victorians as well as 40,386 vaccinations being administered.

Victoria's active coronavirus case tally now sits at 21,647.

It is currently unclear how many of these cases are in regional Victoria and Greater Bendigo.

Data from the Department of Health released on Friday confirmed one case in the 3551 postcode, while five new cases were listed in the 3550 postcode.

Mitchell Shire recorded a further 16 cases on Friday and there were six in the Macedon Ranges area.

Campaspe Shire had one new case while Mount Alexander and Gannawarra recorded no new cases.

Bendigo Health has confirmed three people with COVID-19 are being treated in the hospital's intensive care unit.

These patients are of the nine patients currently in hospital on Friday with six being treated in the respiratory ward.

There are 39 COVID-19 patients being monitored through the Hospital in the Home program.

There were 1100 people tested for the virus through Bendigo Health on Thursday.

Another 822 coronavirus vaccinations were administered in Greater Bendigo

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