Details about positive coronavirus case in Irbid

Jordan

Published: 2020-08-07 17:46

Last Updated: 2020-08-07 18:21


Details about positive coronavirus case in Irbid
Details about positive coronavirus case in Irbid

The positive coronavirus case that was recorded in Irbid is a 24 year-old lawyer living in Beit Ras area in Irbid, announced the Director of Irbid Health Affairs, Riyadh Al-Shayab, on Friday.

Al-Shiyab said the case was caught through daily random tests conducted and investigations to determine the source of infection are underway.

Al-Shiyab told Petra news agency the three-story building, where the lawyer lives, has been isolated and investigation teams are collecting samples from people who came in contact with him.

Al-Shayab said samples will be collected from people in surrounding areas, who might have come in contact with him.

The lawyer was transferred to the COVID-19 department at Prince Hamzah Hospital in Amman.