Covid-19 Update: Ministry Reports One New Covid-19 Cases At 8:00 A.M. On 15th June

15 June 2020
2020-06-15 10:02

Ministry of Health and Sports at 8:00 a.m. on Monday reported one new COVID-19 case after testing 777 lab specimens as the second batch.

The new confirmed patient is a returnee from Bangladesh. He is a resident of Buthitaung Township of Rakhine State. COVID-19 cases in Myanmar have now reached 262 with 6 deaths.

While 167 patients have recovered from the disease, 158 of them have been discharged from the hospitals and put under quarantine.

The World’s worst-hit countries are United States of America, Brazil, Russian Federation, India, the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Peru, Germany, Islamist Republic of Iran, Turkey and Chile according to the World Health Organization.

Globally, as of 1:57pm CEST, 14th June 2020, there have been over 7.6 million confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 427,630 deaths, reported to WHO.

Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people and those with underlying medical problems are more likely to develop serious illness.


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