Latvian tourist becomes 54th COVID-19 patient in VN

Update: 10:41 | 16/03/2020
The Ministry of Health has confirmed that a Latvian man tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) bringing total infection cases in Vietnam to 54.
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The hotel where Latvian tourist stayed is located in District 1. (Photo: Manh Tung)

The latest patient and his wife were on the same flight TK162 from Spain to Vietnam on March 8.

The pair stayed in Phu Quoc island from March 9-13 and then flew back to Ho Chi Minh City.

On March 14, he got fever and went to Ho Chi Minh City Hospital for Tropical Diseases for medical checks and was confirmed having the virus later the same day.

Of the total infection cases reported in Vietnam so far, 16 had been cleared of the virus and discharged from hospitals while the rest have been confirmed since March 6.

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(Source: VGP)