Health Minister: 17% of Armenia coronavirus cases have pneumonia

Health Minister: 17% of Armenia coronavirus cases have pneumonia

PanARMENIAN.Net - 146 out of Armenia’s 833 confirmed coronavirus (17.5%) cases have pneumonia, eight of whom are in a critical condition and 35 are in a serious condition, Health Minister Arsen Torosyan said on Monday, April 6.

The Health Minister said more than 400 people are currently quarantined in the country, and 5000 others have been ordered to self-isolate.

Torosyan said that patients with minor complaints have not been hospitalized, but are watched by doctors in hotels.

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country climbed by only 11 to reach 833 on Monday. A total of 62 patients have recovered from the disease so far, while eight have died.

 Top stories
Armenia has registered Covid-19-related deaths in 23 vaccinated individuals so far, according to Health Minister Anahit Avanesyan.
Poland has donated 201,640 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Armenia's Health Ministry, the Polish Embassy in Yerevan reveals.
Coronavirus infection rates are dropping in Armenia but the death rate remains high, Anahit Avanesyan has said.
The government is planning to gradually transition to a professional army and significantly change the structure of conscription.
Partner news