Announcement from the Ministry of Health

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

Out of these, three patients are from Testing Stations in Akria (1), Adi-Guaedad (1), and Geza-Banda (1); Central Region. Two patients are from Quarantine Center in Keren, Anseba Region. The last patient is from Testing Station in Barentu, Gash Barka region.

On the other hand, fifteen 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 7,271 while the number of deaths stands at 61.

The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 7,484.

Ministry of Health
Asmara

06 December 2021