Two hundred patients have tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday at quarantine centers and testing stations in Eritrea's central, southern, and northern Red Sea regions, bringing the total to 8,755. APA can report.
Out of these, ninety-four patients are from quarantine centers (11) and testing stations (83) in Asmara, Central Region.
Five patients are from testing stations in Dubarwa and Mendefera, Southern Region.
Three patients are from quarantine centers in Massawa, Northern Red Sea Region.
On the other hand, forty-eight patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Central (45) and Southern (3) regions have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities.
An 84-year-old patient in the Central Region has passed away due to the pandemic.
The total number of recovered patients has accordingly increased to 8,164 while the number of deaths has risen to 85.