1,214 coronavirus cases were officially confirmed in Uzbekistan on January 18,. This is the highest figure since the start of the pandemic in March 2020. The previous peak was recorded on January 16 – 1,037 cases.
542 cases were detected in Tashkent. 181 cases were confirmed in Tashkent province, 45 in Samarkand, 40 in Bukhara, and 39 in Jizzakh.
The total number of cases detected during the entire period of the pandemic exceeded 208.2 thousand.
During the day, 3 deaths from the consequences of COVID-19 were recorded. The total number of officially registered deaths is at 1,525.