Coronavirus daily bulletin: 984 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt

17/06/2020 (10:00)
Press release
Department of Health

As of 09:30 on Wednesday, 17 June 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced a total of 984 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt and hence one new infection.

The 984 infections are made up of 932 recoveries, 50 deaths and two active cases (+1). Since yesterday there are three new persons in quarantine (+3). The number of deaths in the Canton of Basel-Stadt has remained unchanged at 50 since 30 April 2020.

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. 1493 people (+1) have tested positive so far, including the 984 Basel cases.

Please note that the numbers according to may differ.