Corona virus harvests more lives in various parts of the world

WHO demands governments to take strict measures against Corona virus

Geneva (ST): Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus  demanded that the governments of the states infected with corona virus should take strict measures, stressing that the current measures were not sufficient to overcome the spread of the pandemic.

 In a press conference, he made today, Ghebreyesus said that asking people to stay at home and the measures taken to halt their movements would not end the pandemic. However, he added, that medical isolation and limiting people's movement are the best way to limit the spread of the pandemic

He went on to say that re-opening schools and resuming  the work sector is the last thing that should be done by states, because they would be obliged to close them again when the virus returns.

Iran: Number of deaths and patients with the Corona virus are decreasing

Iranian President Hasan Rouhani confirmed that the number of deaths and patients with the Corona virus has decreased.

During the meeting of the National Committee to Combat Corona Virus, Rouhani stressed the need to apply the instructions and prohibit gatherings and not to leave the house.

Rouhani thanked the health and medical personnel efforts in fighting the virus and treating the infected.


The Ministry of Health: No suspected cases of infection with the Corona virus during the past 24 hours

The Ministry of Health confirmed that all laboratory analyzes of suspected cases of infection with the Corona virus during the past 24 hours were negative.

The media office in the Ministry of Health said that the Ministry will announce any case of infection with the Corona virus if it happens.

All should apply the government instructions and avoid crowded places, the media office added.

It is to be mentioned that the Ministry of Health announced two days ago, that it recorded the first case of Corona virus infection for a twenty-year-old girl coming from outside the country.


China announces no new local infections recorded in Coronavirus

Health authorities in China announced today that there were no new local infections with Corona virus, while many countries in the world indicated more infections and deaths of the virus despite the strict measures taken to contain it.

According to the Chinese National Health Committee, it had received reports of 39 confirmed cases, all of them from coming outside also showing that 9 deaths had been reported.