10:29 / 21.05.2020
11 more people test positive for coronavirus in Uzbekistan

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.