Source: Riyadh – Arabic. Net
The Saudi Ministry of Health announced, on Tuesday, the monitoring and registration of 38 new cases of the new “Corona” virus (Covid 19).
The ministry said that the first three cases are for a citizen who was in contact with a previous case, a citizen coming from Germany, and a Jordanian resident coming from Britain, who are isolated in a health facility in Jeddah Governorate.
The ministry stated that the fourth and fifth cases are for a man and woman of Egyptian nationality coming from Egypt, and the sixth for a Turkish woman coming from Turkey, all of whom are isolated in a health facility in Makkah.
The ministry pointed out that there are ten other cases: six cases for citizens coming from Iraq, one for a citizen coming from Italy, one for a citizen who was in contact with a previous case, and two cases for two citizens under investigation, all of whom are isolated in a health facility in Qatif.
The Ministry of Health indicated that there are three cases, one of which is for a citizen coming from Spain, two cases for citizens who were in contact with previous cases, all of whom are isolated in a health facility in Dhahran.
The ministry said that there are 13 cases of citizens coming from several countries, namely, Jordan, Oman, India, Britain, Turkey, Switzerland, and Austria, in addition to a case of a Jordanian resident coming from Spain, three cases of citizens, and two cases of residents of Filipino citizens who were in contact with cases Precedent, all of them isolated in a health facility in Riyadh.
The total number of cases has reached 171
The Ministry of Health stated that the total number of injuries reached 171 cases, of which 6 recovered, and the rest are all subject to health care in accordance with the procedures adopted in sanitary isolation.
The Ministry called on everyone to adhere to the guidelines and directives for their safety and the safety of society, including avoiding shaking hands, persistently washing hands, and avoiding gatherings.
She called on all those who had questions or inquiries regarding the virus, to communicate immediately with the “Health Contact Center 937”, stressing that the information be taken from its official sources, and not to be led to the rumors.
It is noteworthy that the new Corona virus has reached 161 countries, amid intensive global and local efforts to besiege it and eliminate it.