Bangladeshi infected with coronavirus in UAE
Published: 09:39 AM, 22 February 2020 Updated: 10:37 AM, 22 February 2020
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Health authorities confirmed two more people have been infected with Covid-19.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention made the statement on Friday saying the patients included someone from the Philippines, aged 39, and another from Bangladesh, aged 34.
UAE Health authorities informed that these new patients bring the country’s total number of coronavirus infected to 11. Three of them have recovered through treatment. The remaining eight were kept under special treatment and monitoring. There is no reason to fear as their viruses are stable.
Meanwhile, five Bangladeshis have been infected with coronavirus in Singapore so far. One of them is in critical condition. Singapore-based news channel News Asia reported this on Friday.
The presence of the new coronavirus Covid-19 was confirmed in Wuhan province, China on 31 December 2019.