Two Jordanians infected with coronavirus in UAE


Published: 2020-03-25 10:41

Last Updated: 2020-03-25 11:08

Two Jordanians infected with coronavirus in UAE
Two Jordanians infected with coronavirus in UAE

The Emirati Health Ministry has announced that two Jordanian citizens have been infected with the novel coronavirus.

The Ministry announced on Tuesday, March 24, 50 new cases of the virus, as well as the recovery of four people, the Khaleej Times reported.

These new cases were among individuals who had close contact with cases announced previously, as well as people who returned from abroad. The total number of confirmed cases in the UAE now stands at 248.

The new cases belong to the following nationalities: one person each from Sri Lanka, the UK, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Tunisia, South Africa, Belgium, South Korea, Bulgaria, France, Czech Republic, Australia, Lebanon, Kenya, Maldives, Sudan, Iran, Ireland, Morocco, Pakistan, and Sweden; two each from Italy, Egypt, UAE, Spain, Netherlands, Jordan, the Philippines; three each from the US, Bangladesh, and Palestine, and six from India. All individuals in question are in a stable condition and receiving the necessary medical care.

The four individuals who completely recovered from the infection are three Pakistanis and one Bangladeshi. With these, the total number of recovered cases has reached 45.