ULAN BATOR, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia confirmed seven new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the national tally to 1,082, said the country's National Center for Communicable Diseases (NCCD).
The latest cases were locally transmitted, including two in health workers of the country's National Cancer Center in the capital city Ulan Bator, said Amarjargal Ambaselmaa, head of the NCCD's Surveillance Department, at a daily press conference.
A total of 640 locally-transmitted cases have been reported nationwide so far, notably in the capital city of Ulan Bator and provinces of Selenge, Darkhan-Uul, Govisumber, Orkhon, Dornogovi and Arkhangai.
Meanwhile, 127 more patients have recovered from the disease, bringing the national count to 711, according to the center. Enditem