Bahrain cabinet approves VAT amendment    Exhibition on the field, digital expansions at Grand Mosque opened    The Saudi diversity is a great national wealth    Mobile clinics open for COVID-19 vaccination in Al-Qassim    Saudi Arabia conducts over 28 million COVID-19 tests    SIDF wins IDC award for excellence in digital innovation    Indian farmers intensify protest against reforms    PIF acquires 25% stake in Emaar Economic City    Heavy rains as Cyclone Gulab makes landfall in southern India    Japan's Princess Mako to give up one-off payment in controversial marriage    Social Democrats narrowly beat Merkel's center-right Union bloc in German elections    Australia PM may skip Glasgow climate summit    UK suspends competition law to get petrol to forecourts    Golf Saudi launches Dirab Golf & Country Club on 91st Saudi National Day    Winter at Tantora returns to AlUla along with 3 momentous new events in December    29 artists from 10 countries showcase creativity to audience of ISFHE in early October    Saudi music legend Mohamed Abdo to perform at Expo 2020's opening ceremony    SAMF achieves world record for largest brick built F1 car    Saudi Automobile and Motorcycle Federation unveils largest Formula 1 car model    Saudis, expats mourn death of prominent Filipino preacher in Riyadh    Al Burj, Chinar, CSG, Kashmir Stags, ARM, Pak Zalmi record big wins in Kanoo League    Bollywood actor Sidharth Shukla dies at 40    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Directs KSrelief to Urgently Provide Malaysia with Medical, Preventive Equipment and Supplies to Address COVID-19 Pandemic    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Congratulates President of Maldives on Independence Day    Weather Forecast for Sunday    RSNF Commander Patronizes Ceremonial Launching of His Majesty's Ship "Jazan"    OIC Condemns Houthi Attempts to Target Civilians in Saudi Arabia    Philippines evacuates thousands as monsoon rains flood cities, provinces    Heavy rain in India triggers floods, landslides; at least 125 dead    U.S. Records 64,321 New Infections of Coronavirus    Without Fans, Tokyo Olympics Kicked Off    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers at Arafat Holy Site    Dr. Mohammed Sulaiman Al-Jasser, Saudi Arabia's Pick to Chair IsDB Group for the next five years, unanimously approved by BoG Committee of Procedures    Saudi Press: Fitch affirms Saudi Credit Rating at "A" with a revised outlook to stable from negative    Handled Cargo at Saudi Ports Increases during June 2021    SDAIA, DARP & STC Launch Pilgrim's Smart Bracelet (NUSK)    Tabuk sculptor spends 8 years in carving entire Holy Qur'an on 30 marble slabs    2 Goals by Diaz Gives Colombia 3rd Place at Copa America    Legendary actor Dilip Kumar, 98, passes away, and with him an era    Saudi Cinema Night at Arab World Institute in Paris Kicks Off    KSU Leads Joint International Scientific Project for Early Detection of Breast Cancer    Saudi Arabia to Participate in Cannes Film Festival 2021    Arab Cup U-17 Championship Draw Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Palestine, Kuwait, in the 1st Group    AWI Hosts Saudi Cinema Nights in Paris    Brazil Beats Chile at Copa America Despite 2nd-Half Red Card    Council of Senior Scholars: Muslim Brothers' Group Don't Represent Method of Islam, rather only Follows its Partisan Objectives, Violating our Graceful Religion    Eid Al-Adha Prayer Performed at the Grand Holy Mosque    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers in Arafat Holy Site    







Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.



Ministry of Health announces five new infection cases with new Coronavirus COVID19
Published in Saudi Press Agency on 09 - 03 - 2020

The Ministry of Health today reported five new cases of the new Coronavirus (COVID19).
The ministry stated that three of the five cases were a male and two female citizens who were quarantined after their return from Iran and Iraq as laboratory tests showed that they were carrying the new Coronavirus (COVID19) and they were quarantined in a hospital in the Eastern Region.
The ministry explained that the fourth case was a citizen with mild respiratory symptoms, and he came to a hospital in the Eastern Region, and he has been quarantined, and those in contact with him were identified and necessary preventive measures were taken towards them.
The ministry added that the fifth case was a man of Egyptian nationality coming from the Arab Republic of Egypt, who showed mild respiratory symptoms as well, and he has been quarantined in a hospital in Makkah Region and those in contact with him were identified and necessary preventive measures were taken towards them.
The ministry stated that with the new five cases, the total number of confirmed cases of the new Coronavirus in the kingdom is 20 cases.
The Ministry of Health assures everyone that the cases are currently quarantined, being dealt with and provided with the health care in accordance to approved health procedures.
The Ministry of Health called upon everyone who were in countries where the new Coronavirus is spread, to immediately communicate with the Health Service Center 937 for advice that protects them, their families and society.
The Ministry of Health also called upon everyone to communicate with the Ministry in the event of any desire to inquire about the virus, stressing that information should be taken from its official sources and not heed rumors.


Clic here to read the story from its source.