Three new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the West Bank bringing overall total in Palestine to 272, and one case recovered of young woman for overall total of 59 recoveries, according to government spokesman Ibrahim Milhem.
He said a 23-year-old youth from the twon of Shyoukh, northeast of Hebron, and another 28-year-old man from Yatta town, south of Hebron, both workers in ‘Israel’, have tested positive for the virus last night.
He added the two were kept in solitary confinement after their return from work in ‘Israel’ and therefore did not mingle with anyone.
He confirmed that a young woman from Ramallah recovered to bring overall total of recoveries to 29.
He also said one new case of coronavirus for a man in his 30s, who used to work at an ‘Israeli’ factory in occupied Jerusalem, was confirmed on Monday morning in the village of Rafat, southwest of Ramallah.
There were unconfirmed 36 corona cases in the occupied East Jerusalem, which would bring total in all the occupied Palestine to 308.
Total cases in the West Bank is currently put at 259 and 13 in the Gaza Strip, and 50 recovered in the West Bank and nine in the Gaza Strip for a total of 59 recoveries. Two have died of the virus in the West Bank.
(Source / 13.04.2020)