Cases of mutated COVID-19 strain increase to 162 in Jordan: Obeidat

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Published: 2021-01-24 22:24

Last Updated: 2021-03-06 10:58


Cases of mutated COVID-19 strain increase to 162 in Jordan: Obeidat
Cases of mutated COVID-19 strain increase to 162 in Jordan: Obeidat

Sunday, the Minister of Health Nathir Obeidat, said that the number of cases that had been discovered so far of the mutated COVID-19 strain has reached 162 cases.

Obeidat told the Jordan News Agency (Petra) that the cases were discovered by conducting further tests to those who had confirmed COVID-19 infections through PCR tests.

On Dec. 27, Jordan confirmed the first two cases of the mutated COVID-19 strain.