Total cases of COVID-19 stands at 1526

2021-01-18 13:33:09

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. At today’s press briefing on the COVID-19 situation in Mongolia, Head of Surveillance Department of the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD) A.Ambaselmaa reported nine new cases in the country, all in Ulaanbaatar, detected after performing PCR testing on 9,115 people since yesterday.

The newly confirmed cases include three workers of Urban Development and Service Company, four people related to Monos Pharmacy branch in Bayangol district, and two close contacts of the previously confirmed cases.

Today, the total confirmed COVID-19 cases have reached 1526, with 967 recoveries, and 548 are undergoing treatment at hospitals.