Coronavirus cases in Azerbaijan rise to 1340, 68 recovered

  17 April 2020    Read: 1260
  Coronavirus cases in Azerbaijan rise to 1340, 68 recovered

Fifty-seven more tested positive for coronavirus and sixty-eight people recovered from COVID-19 in Azerbaijan, AzVision.az reports citing the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers.

Currently, 1340 people with active phase of coronavirus are in special hospitals under the supervision of doctors in the country. The condition of twenty-six of them is severe, the condition of thirty five patients is evaluated as moderately severe, and the health condition of others is stable. 528 patients were discharged from the hospitals and 15 died. The necessary measures are underway for the medical treatment of the patients.

Everyone must thoroughly observe the rules of hygiene, strictly adhere to the requirements and recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers to prevent the spread of coronavirus, said the headquarters.

Citizens must adhere to self-isolation measures. People must not leave houses unless absolutely necessary. It is also imperative to contactless with other people and not to visit crowded places.


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