BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania set highs for coronavirus cases and deaths in the past day.
The nation recorded 5,343 confirmed and 107 deaths. The number of patients treated in intensive care units stood at 861, also a record.
The Romanian capital and five other counties remain in red zone after the rate of infections exceeded 3 people per 1,000 inhabitants. It requires the closure of bars, restaurants, cinemas, theaters and schools.
Romania has a total of more than 222,500 cases and more than 6,000 deaths.