Today (Thursday), the Saudi Ministry of Health announced the registration of 24 new cases of the new Corona virus (Covid 19), while the Ministry announced the recovery of the first case of the new Corona virus (Covid 19), where laboratory tests showed the citizen’s safety from the virus.
The ministry explained that the first and second cases are a male and female citizen, who were placed in quarantine after their return from Iraq.
She added, “The third case is a 12-year-old Saudi girl, who was in contact with her injured grandfather, who was previously announced in Qatif province, and he is returning from Iran.”
The ministry stated that the other 21 cases are of Egyptian nationality, and they are present in the quarantine in Makkah Al-Mukarramah, and they are among the contacts of the Egyptian visitor who was announced yesterday.
The total number of injuries is now 45, one has recovered and the rest are now in isolation, and health care is being provided to them according to the approved procedures.
The Ministry called on everyone who was in countries where the new Coronavirus is spread, to immediately contact the Health Connect 937 center.
She also called for the need to communicate with her in the event of any person’s desire to inquire about the virus, stressing that information be taken from its official sources, and not to be drawn into the rumors.