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Coronavirus in Tamaulipas today February 17. Latest news and cases

Tamaulipas continues to rise in new contagions of covid-19. The sanitary measures and the population is invited to follow the directions of the state government.

Follow in this minute by minute the latest advances in numbers of confirmed cases, deaths, recovered, government actions, stories and more reports about the health crisis due to covid-19.

There are 89 new infections and 30 deaths from coronavirus

When presenting the daily report of the pandemic, the state official reported that during the last 24 hours 89 new cases and 30 deaths were confirmed, totaling 49,031 accumulated positives, of which 43,170 have recovered and 4,000 331 have died.

Vaccination begins in Altamira; grandparents happy about the application

Under the protection of the National Guard, the vaccination against covid-19 begins in the municipality of Altamira, where 23,800 doses that arrived from India to Tamaulipas will be applied.

Health centers, assembly halls and even schools were used to bring vaccines to older adults previously registered through the official website of the Federal Government.

Covid-19 vaccines arrive at Tampico airport

At 11:02 am this Wednesday, a new batch of vaccines arrived at the Tampico airport « Francisco Javier Mina », which have been received by the Secretary of Health Gloria Molina and directors of the hospitals.

The place in the shelter of Sedena who will once again lead this work of care to the corresponding health units.

It should be noted that in this federal area of ​​the international airport the governor of Tamaulipas, Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca, was present, who departed in one of the state government aircraft at approximately 10:50 a.m., who was fired by the mayor from Tampico, Jesús Nader.

Madero Civil Hospital operates with a single operating room during a pandemic

By lack of surgical equipment Y health specialists, only one of the two functional operating rooms that the Civil Hospital of Ciudad Madero, is available for patient care.

He was the director of hospital, Francisco Castañeda Cruz, who pointed out that they are working well with the capabilities with which one has in these times of health contingency derived from covid-19.

He mentioned that one already has with all the complete instruments, in the other, the only thing missing is that medical team that is already in the process of achieving it, but that has what necessary to solve the surgical situations practically one hundred percent.

He stressed that taking into account that the hospital receives the entire civilian population and the work is a lot, but with the effort performed by all doctors have been able to solve everything, with a waiting time of approximately three to five days.

Confirm 46 new infections and 19 deaths from covid

The Secretary of Health of Tamaulipas, Gloria Molina Gamboa reported this Tuesday about 46 new cases of covid-19 and 19 deaths during the last 24 hours, diagnoses that confirm that the pandemic continues to be active and with a high risk of contagion.

He stressed that with the new balance, the official figure rises to 48,942 accumulated positives, of which 43,125 have recovered and 4,301 have died.