ON the same day Junta de Andalucia President Juanma Moreno said Almeria was one of the region’s two provinces in a position to move into the first phase of the lockdown de-escalation the new coronavirus infection number increased by nine.
The number of people in Almeria who have tested positive for Covid-19 now stands at 542, according to figures from the Andalucia regional government’s Health and Families regional ministry.
The good news is that there have been no further coronavirus-related deaths in Almeria since Tuesday and one more person has recovered.
The fatality figure therefore remains at 47. Recoveries now number 246.