Coronavirus: 8 new cases recorded in Erbil, 3 in Sulaymaniyah

20/5/2020 23:20:00
     Coronavirus: 8 new cases recorded in Erbil

The Ministry of Health in the Kurdistan Region announced in a statement, on Wednesday night, the registration of 8 new coronavirus cases in Kurdistan Region's capital, Erbil and 3 new cases in Sulaymaniyah.


According to the statement, the new cases in Erbil include a 45 year-old woman, her 2 daughters, 22 and 11 years old, and 4 sons, 25-22-14-6 years old who are the family of one of the previously announced cases of today, and the other case was a 43 year-old man who was also brother of another previously announced case of today.


Meanwhile, Sulaymaniyah's cases include 2 women, 45 and 22 years old and a 29 years old man. One of the cases had contact with a previous patient and the other two have symptoms of the disease without knowing how they caught it.



Edited by H.H.



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