According to the Ministry of Health, 11 more people have been diagnosed with the coronavirus infection in Uzbekistan, bringing the total number of cases to 2,950.
“As of 10:00 a.m., May 21, the number of coronavirus infection cases in the country stands at 2,950,” the ministry said in a statement.
Of the confirmed new cases, 6 were identified in citizens who were in quarantine facilities, 5 - in citizens who came from abroad (all being long-distance truck drivers).
On May 20, 84 new cases were reported and 34 patients were cured.
“So far, a total of 2,372 people have fully recovered from the coronavirus infection, 13 patients died. Currently, 565 people are undergoing treatment, the condition of 5 is critical” the ministry said.