All 152 samples from Nicosia General Hospital doctor’s contacts, negative, Health Ministry announces

Close contacts of the confirmed Coronavirus case, tested negative, it was announced on Tuesday by the Ministry of Health

It said all 152 samples taken yesterday (Monday) from contacts of the Nicosia General Hospital doctor (patients, medical and nursing staff as well as his family) were negative.

The 64-year-old man had travelled to England and returned home on March 3. The man contacted the authorities on Sunday following symptoms he had. The man was tested positive. The result of his test prompted the Ministry to lockdown the hospital for 48 hours.

Source: Cyprus News Agency