Mongolia reports 1 more COVID-19 case, 2 recoveries

Source: Xinhua| 2020-07-17 13:24:20|Editor: huaxia

ULAN BATOR, July 17 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia has reported one more COVID-19 case in the last 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 262, according to the National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD).

The latest case is an 18-year-old Mongolian man who returned home from abroad on a chartered flight on Wednesday, the NCCD said Friday in a statement.

In addition, two more patients have recovered from the disease, bringing the total number of recoveries in the country to 211, it said.

All the confirmed cases were imported, mostly from Russia, according to the center. No local transmissions or deaths have been reported in the country so far. Enditem