Published: 2020-10-20 14:13
Last Updated: 2020-10-20 14:13
First coronavirus death has been recorded in Aqaba on Tuesday, announced the city's health director, Saeb Hiyasat.
The new death involved a man in his seventies who had suferred from chronic diseases in addition to COVID-19, Hiyasat added.
The man was admitted to the hospital two weeks ago after he tested positive for the virus.
Aqaba recorded 22 new coronavirus cases on Monday.