The authorities announced two more cases of infection with the novel coronavirus. These are two grownups who returned from Italy. This way, the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Moldova rose to eight. The information was presented after the meeting of the Single Command Center for managing the crisis caused by COVID-19 in the evening of March 13, IPN reports.
In a press briefing, Minister of Health, Labor and Social Protection Viorica Dumbrăveanu said the two new cases are cases of imported infection and the virus hasn’t spread locally for now. There are no cases of infection with COVID-19 among children.
Viorica Dumbrăveanu said the state of the patients diagnosed with COVID-19 has improved. Some of them are in a satisfactory condition, while the state of the others is medium grave.
Twenty more suspected cases of infection are being examined. Given the tendencies, the number of infections could rise till next morning, anticipated the minister.