September 26, 2020 - 16:36 AMT
Georgia reports 296 new Covid-19 cases in biggest daily jump

Georgia on Saturday, September 26 reported its biggest jump in the number of new coronavirus infections with 296 cases reported in the past day.

The country has announced 4960 Covid-19 cases, including 27 deaths and 1819 recoveries, since the beginning of the outbreak.

According to fresh figures from Georgia's health authorities, a total of 5584 individuals are under quarantine, while 836 others are watched by doctors.

Under a recent government decision, people are now required to stay in quarantine for 12 days instead of the previous 14.