Coronavirus daily bulletin: 414 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

24/03/2020 (10:00)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 10.00 on Tuesday, 24 March 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced a total of 414 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

As of 09.00 on Tuesday, 20 March 2020, there are a total of 414 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. That is 38 more than on the previous day. The number of deaths recorded in the Canton of Basel-Stadt remains unchanged at five. 105 people have recovered. 58 unwell Basel residents are currently receiving hospital treatment as a result of infection with Covid-19 (coronavirus).

In addition to testing residents of the canton, suspected cases from other Swiss cantons and other countries close to the border are also being tested in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. Around 705 people have tested positive so far (including the 414 Basel cases).

Note:
Please note that the number of positive cases according to www.bag.admin.ch may differ.