Twenty 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, nineteen patients are from Testing Centers (13) and Quarantine Centers (6) in Asmara, Central Region. The last patient is from Quarantine Center in Assab, Southern Red Sea Region.
On the other hand, two 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 increased to 6,784 while the number of deaths stands at 47.
The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 6,979.
Ministry of Health
09 November 2021