A citizen arrived from the U.S. diagnosed with coronavirus

2020-06-25 12:26:30

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ One person who arrived on a charter flight from Seattle, USA was tested positive for the coronavirus,  reported Director of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) D.Nyamkhuu at today’s daily Covid-19 briefing of the Ministry of Health.

According to him, a total of 333 tests have been carried out at four laboratories yesterday, June 24 and test results of 332 came out negative. The infected citizen is a 64-year-old woman. One COVID-19 patient has recovered and is being discharged from the NCCD while another one person has been re-diagnosed with coronavirus and started receiving treatment.

A total of 216 confirmed cases have been recorded in Mongolia with 169 recoveries. Moreover, among 114 passengers arrived from the Russian Federation today morning, three suspected passengers have been put into isolation at the NCCD.

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