Truck driver tests positive for COVID-19

2020-10-23 13:24:34

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ General  Director  of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) D.Nyamkhuu provided updates on results of COVID-19 tests and treatment.

According to him, coronavirus tests were carried out on 1053 people in four laboratories in the last two days and one person tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The infected person is 35-year-old truck driver, who crossed the country’s border through Altanbulag border crossing point on October 20. The citizen started receiving treatment at the NCCD.

Total confirmed cases in Mongolia reached 328 and 312 of them have made recovery. A total  of 16 people are under treatment and 12 of them are in mild and 4 are in serious health conditions.

Incidentally, 41,1 million people have been infected with COVID-19 globally with 31.1 million recoveries and 1.1 million deaths.

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