COVID-19 cases rise to 1,425, 53 foreign returnees test positive

2020-05-27 at 20:36

The number of coronavirus cases confirmed in the country rose past 1,400 today.

53 foreign returnees tested positive for the coronavirus today.

The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said the number of COVID-19 cases in the country accordingly increases to 1,425.

53 Navy sailors who were at quarantine centres also tested positive today.

20 persons who contracted the coronavirus recovered and were discharged from hospitals increasing the number of recoveries to 732.

683 active COVID-19 cases are presently being treated at hospitals.

75 individuals who are suspected to have contracted the coronavirus are under medical observation.