Seventeen patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers and Testing Stations in the Central and Southern Red Sea Regions.
Out of these, sixteen patients are from Quarantine Centers (8) and Testing Stations (8) in Asmara, Central Region. The last patient is from Quarantine Center in Assab, Southern Red Sea Region.
On the other hand, nine patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Northern Red Sea Region have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities.
The total number of recovered patients has accordingly risen to 6,753 while the number of deaths stands at 45.
The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 6,927.
Ministry of Health
05 November 2021