Chinese national, suspected of having coronavirus, quarantined

Jordan

Published: 2020-01-27 14:13

Last Updated: 2020-01-27 14:36


Chinese national, suspected of having coronavirus, quarantined
Chinese national, suspected of having coronavirus, quarantined

Head of Al-Bashir Hospital, Dr. Mahmoud Zureiqat said that an 18-year-old Chinese national working for the Attarat Power Company in Karak was quarantined at the Epidemic Diseases Department of Hospital in suspicion of being infected with the wide-spreading coronavirus.

Zureiqat added that the Chinese national will be quarantined for 14 days, as he will be receiving the necessary medical treatment and examination.

The Department was equipped with 100 beds, which can be increased based on the number of cases, Zureiqat mentioned.

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