Coronavirus – Eritrea: Ministry of Health announcement (March 18, 2021)

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Coronavirus – Eritrea: Ministry of Health announcement (March 18, 2021)

Seventeen patients were diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at quarantine centers in Gash Barka and central regions.

Among these, sixteen patients come from the quarantine centers of Adibara (9), Agordat (3), Shambiqo (2), Ali-Ghidir (1) and Om-Hajer (1), in the Gash Barka region. The latest patient comes from a quarantine center in Asmara, in the central region.

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On the other hand, sixty-three patients who received medical treatment in hospitals in the Gash Barka (47) and central (16) regions made a full recovery and were discharged from these establishments.

The total number of patients cured to date has thus increased to 2,833 while the number of deaths stands at seven.

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The total number of confirmed cases in the country so far has risen to 3,095.

Coronavirus – Eritrea: Ministry of Health announcement (March 18, 2021) - NNN.