Saudi Arabia announces the second infection with Corona … a citizen returned from Iran
The Saudi Ministry of Health announced, on Wednesday evening, the registration of the second case of coronavirus emerging for a Saudi citizen, coming from Iran via the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The case did not disclose his infection at the Saudi portal his presence in Iran, and that he was accompanying to travel with the first case previously announced.
The Ministry assures everyone that the case is currently isolated in the hospital, and is being dealt with and providing the health service in accordance with the approved health procedures, in addition to that all those involved in the injury have been counted, and samples have been taken from them to be examined by the National Center for Disease Prevention and Control, and all results will be announced upon the end of Examination.
The Saudi Minister of Health, Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah, affirmed earlier Wednesday, during a press conference, that the condition of the first citizen with “corona” was stable.
The minister said that the results showed the safety of 59 people who had contact with a Saudi infected with the virus.
On Wednesday, an official in the Saudi Ministry of Interior announced the suspension of Umrah and the temporary visit of the Prophet’s Mosque to citizens and residents, in order to avoid the outbreak of the new Corona virus.