The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 265 since Thursday morning and reached 37,216, the Ministry of Health said on Friday morning. Another 11 people have died, bringing the death toll to 1,562. 509837334 2
Friday is the last day of the presidential campaign before the Sunday run-off election.
Re-election seeking President Andrzej Duda on Thursday told voters in Wieliczka, southern Poland that he aimed to pursue an ambitious and bold policy aimed to make Poland a respected country.
Polls varied in their Thursday predictions of this Sunday's second election round between incumbent President Andrzej Duda and centrist contender Rafał Trzaskowski.
Three Polish former PMs, Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Leszek Miller and Marek Belka on Thursday appealed for support for Civic Coalition presidential candidate Rafał Trzaskowski.
PM Mateusz Morawiecki on Thursday in Busko Zdrój, southern Poland, announced a Local Investment Fund to aid local development and modernisation undertakings. Morawiecki was in Busko Zdroj for talks with the city's authorities.
Incumbent President Andrzej Duda will have the official backing of the Federation for the Republic of Poland (FdR) in the July 12 run-off round of the Polish presidential election, party leader Marek Jakubiak announced on Thursday.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 262 since Wednesday and reached 36,951, the Ministry of Health said on Thursday morning. Another nine people have died, bringing the death toll to 1,551.
Some 48 percent of Poles say they would like their head of state to represent a different political party than the government and only every third respondent says the president and government should come from the same camp, a poll by United Survey shows.
Poles are ready for another coronavirus attack, with most of them giving up plans for foreign trips and over 40 percent saving money for a rainy day, shows a poll published by the daily Rzeczpospolita on Thursday.