Coronavirus cases in Azerbaijan rise to 1480, 74 recovered, 1 died

  21 April 2020    Read: 2303
 Coronavirus cases in Azerbaijan rise to 1480, 74 recovered, 1 died

Forty-four more tested positive for coronavirus and seventy-four people recovered from COVID-19 in Azerbaijan, AzVision.az reports citing the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers.

77-year-old coronavirus patient, with a medical history for diabetes and chronic kidney disease, died at a hospital in Azerbaijan who tested positive for the COVID-19. Resuscitation measures to stabilize the patient's condition gave no result.

Currently, 1480 people with active phase of coronavirus are in special hospitals under the supervision of doctors in the country. The condition of fourteen of them is severe, the condition of twenty patients is evaluated as moderately severe, and the health condition of others is stable. 865 patients were discharged from the hospitals and 20 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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