Africa-Press – Eritrea. Thirty-five patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers and Testing Stations in the Central, Southern, and Gash Barka Regions.
Out of these, seventeen patients are from Quarantine Centers (8) and Testing Stations in Arbate-Asmera (3), Maekel-Ketema (2), Tiravolo (1), Denden Camp (1), Algen Camp (1), and Paradiso (1); Central Region. Fifteen patients are from Testing Stations in Mendefera (8), Dubarwa (5), Mai-Mine (1), and Adi-Keih (1); Southern Region. Three patients are from Testing Stations in Girmaika (2) and Barentu (1); Gash Barka Region.
On the other hand, seventeen patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in Central Region have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities.
The total number of recovered patients has accordingly increased to 6,982 while the number of deaths stands at 55.
The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 7,223.
Ministry of Health
23 November 2021