In Mongolia, over the past 24 hours, 1,735 cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus infection (COVID-19) were detected, CentralAsia (MNG) reports, citing the country’s Ministry of Health.
Due to a dangerous infection in the East Asian country, 11 people have died.
There are currently 13,157 people in 381 hospitals and isolation wards across the country.
In connection with the beginning of the holiday weekend, 101 somon in 13 aimags relaxed restrictions, opening roads for traffic from the 9th.
The restriction regime is maintained in 100 soms in 11 aimaks, the Operational Headquarters of the State Extraordinary Commission reports.
The coronavirus pandemic began with the detection of the first cases of pneumonia of unknown origin in the city of Wuhan in the Hubei province of central China at the end of December 2019.
On December 31, 2019, the Chinese authorities informed the World Health Organization (WHO) about the outbreak of unknown pneumonia.
On January 30, WHO recognized the outbreak of the novel coronavirus as a public health emergency of international concern.
On February 11, 2020, the disease was named the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
On March 11, 2020, WHO announced that the outbreak had become a pandemic.
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