Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Health announces the first case of the Coronavirus in the country.
According to a foreign news agency 'Reuters', the Saudi Ministry of Health announced that the first case of the Coronavirus has surfaced.
Saudi Arabia's state news agency said the victim had arrived in Bahrain from Saudi Arabia via Iran.
According to the Arab News report, the Ministry of Health said that the infection control team was immediately dispatched to monitor the citizen under the protective measures and to obtain samples for laboratory review.
The result from the laboratory confirmed the presence of Corona virus-19 in the above-mentioned citizen.
The Ministry of Health said that the victim was kept in a specific place in the hospital and provided treatment.
He said all the people who contacted the victim were tracked down and samples were obtained from the National Center for Disease Prevention and Control.
It is further stated that the results of these samples will be informed as soon as they arrive.
Saudi officials have instructed citizens to immediately report the contact number provided if they have any reports or concerns regarding the Corona virus.
It is thought that the death toll from the outbreak of China has exceeded 3,000 and affected more than 88,000 people and spread the virus to 60 countries.
After China, the most casualties were reported in Iran where 71-year-old Mohammad Mir Mohammadi, a close associate of the Supreme Leader and a member of the council, was killed in a hospital in Tehran.
According to the report, Muhammad Mir Mohammadi was the nephew of religious leader Ayatollah Shabiri Zanjani and his mother had died of the disease earlier.
According to reports, the total number of casualties in Iran has exceeded 50.
Health officials in the US state of Washington have also confirmed the second death in the country from the Corona virus, two days before the Corona virus was reported in the United States two days ago, and now the second death has occurred in Seattle.
New York Governor Andrew Como, on the other hand, said the first case of the Corona virus came out in the state.
Apart from China, South Korea, which has been infected with the virus, reported 500 new cases yesterday, after which the total number of affected people exceeded 4,000.