Kyrgyzstan reports 309 new COVID-19 cases

Source: Xinhua| 2020-06-27 18:16:12|Editor: huaxia

BISHKEK, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Kyrgyzstan reported 309 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, raising the total number of infections to 4,513.

Among the new cases, five are imported, and the remaining 304 are contacts of confirmed cases, the country's Deputy Health Minister Mademin Karataev told a news briefing.

He also reported three virus-related deaths, raising the death toll in the country to 46.

Karataev noted that among the new cases 43 are medical workers, bringing the total number of infected medical workers to 712, including 414 recoveries.

Meanwhile, 50 people were discharged from the hospital after receiving treatment, bringing the total number of recoveries to 2,212.

Currently, 628 people remain hospitalized, including 12 in intensive care, while 1,627 asymptomatic patients are under home quarantine.

Kyrgyzstan has conducted 3,887 laboratory tests in the last 24 hours. Enditem

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