Kyrgyzstan's COVID-19 cases surpass 8,000

Jul 07, 2020

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Kyrgyzstan's COVID-19 cases surpass 8,000

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), July 7: Kyrgyzstan's total number of COVID-19 cases passed 8,000 on Tuesday.
Head of the country's Health Ministry AinuraAkmatova said that 450 people tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections to 8,141.
All the new cases are contacts of confirmed patients, and 78 of them are medical workers.
Akmatova said that seven patients died from the disease in various facilities, bringing the total number of fatalities in the country to 99.
As of Tuesday, 602 people remained hospitalized, 21 patients are in intensive care, while 4,524 asymptomatic patients are in home quarantine.
Source: Xinhua News Agency