Jordan confirms 8 new COVID-19 cases, all from abroad

Jordan

Published: 2020-07-27 19:42

Last Updated: 2020-07-28 12:42


Jordan confirms 8 new COVID-19 cases, all from abroad
Jordan confirms 8 new COVID-19 cases, all from abroad

Eight new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Jordan on Monday, all from abroad, bringing the total number to 1,176 since the start of the crisis.

Four cases involve people currently staying in hotel quarantine; two have travelled from Saudi Arabia, one from Syria and one from the U.S.
Four cases involve Jordanian truck drivers who have entered from Saudi Arabia via Al-Omari border crossing.
No recovery cases were reported today.
A total of 6,281 random tests were conducted today, bringing the total number conducted so far to 571,390.

The Ministry of Health reiterated the need to adhere to preventive measures, avoid gatherings for more than 20 people, wear facemasks, social distance, and use Aman and Sehtak mobile applications