Fifteen patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers and Testing Stations in the Southern, Northern Red Sea, Central, and Gash Barka Regions.
Out of these, six patients are from Testing Centers in Adi-Keih (5) and Dubarwa (1); Southern Region. Five patients are from Quarantine Center in Nakfa, Northern Red Sea Region. Two patients are from Testing Centers in Asmara, Central Region. Two patients are from Quarantine Centers in Adibara (1) and Aligidir (1); Gash Barka Region.
On the other hand, three patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Central Region have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities.
The total number of recovered patients has accordingly risen to 6,727 while the number of deaths stands at 45.
The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 6,831.
Ministry of Health
30 October 2021