Announcement from the Ministry of Health

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

Out of these, twelve patients are from Quarantine Centers in Endagergis (11) and Adi-Keih (1); Southern Region. Three patients are from Quarantine Center in Keren (2) and Hamelmalo (1); Anseba Region. Six patients are from Testing Stations (4) and Quarantine Centers (2) in Asmara; Central Region.

On the other hand, four patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Anseba (3) and Central (1) Regions have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities.

The total number of recovered patients has accordingly risen to 6,736 while the number of deaths stands at 45.

The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 6,860.

Ministry of Health
Asmara

02 November 2021