10 people quarantined in Armenia’s Tsaghkadzor, health minister says

March 12, 2020  11:12

Ten people who had been in contact with three patients diagnosed with coronavirus have been quarantined in Armenia’s Tsaghkadzor, said the country's health minister Arsen Torosyan on Thursday.

According to him, several people in contact with the above patients were quarantined at their homes, but some of them may be transferred to Tsaghkadzor today. There are still 31 people who had contact with the first patient with coronavirus who returned from Iran.

Arsen Torosyan noted three out of four patients with confirmed coronavirus infection have no symptoms, the fourth one has pneumonia and fever, and receives symptomatic treatment.

The minister said the last three patients had returned from Italy, and upon arrival, they had no symptoms.

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