Georgia reports 4 new COVID-19 cases, 2 recoveries

Georgia Materials 17 July 2020 11:06 (UTC +04:00)
Georgia reports 4 new COVID-19 cases, 2 recoveries

BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 17

By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:

Georgia reported 4 new cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) bringing the total number of infected persons to 1,010, Trend reports via Georgian media.

Two more patients recovered from the novel virus in the latest 24 hours, increasing the total number of recovered patients to 885.

The 15 patients died of COVID-19 in the country.

Currently, 5,640 people remain under quarantine and 244 persons under medical observation.

Georgia reported its first case of the coronavirus on February 26, 2020.

The outbreak in the Chinese city of Wuhan - which is an international transport hub - began at a fish market in late December 2019.

The World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11 declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Some sources claim the coronavirus outbreak started as early as November 2019.


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