Announcement from the Ministry of Health

Ten patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers and Testing Stations in the Central, Anseba, and Southern Regions.

Out of these, seven patients are from Testing Stations (6) and Quarantine Centers (1) in Asmara, Central Region. Two patients are from Quarantine Center in Keren, Anseba Region. The last patient is from Quarantine Center in Mendefera, Southern 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 6,724 while the number of deaths stands at 45.

The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 6,816.

Ministry of Health
Asmara

29 October 2021