LDH confirms 1,950 total deaths due to COVID-19, 29,140 confirmed cases


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRProud) – There are now 29,140 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The Louisiana Department of Health also reported that there have been 1,950 deaths total in the state from the novel coronavirus.

The numbers, released daily at noon on the Louisiana Department of Health’s coronavirus dashboard, also indicated that 1,545 people are currently hospitalized in Louisiana as a result of the coronavirus and 208 of those patients are on ventilators.

As of Sunday, April 26, 17,303 people are presumed to have recovered from COVID-19.

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