In the last 24 hours 2,378 new coronavirus cases have been registered in Croatia and 23 persons have died, the highest daily number of fatalities since the start of the epidemic, the national Covid-19 response team said on Wednesday.
On Tuesday, a record 18 coronavirus-related deaths were reported.
The number of active cases is 12,736, including 932 hospitalised patients, of whom 68 are on ventilators.
Since February 25, when the new virus was first registered in Croatia, 40,999 persons have been infected, of whom 493 have died and 27,770 have recovered, including 930 in the past 24 hours.
Currently 14,924 persons are self-isolating.
To date 466,315 persons have been tested, including 8,589 in the past 24 hours.