Fifth case found positive for COVID-19, British Bases confirm

The British Bases confirmed on Saturday that one more person was tested positive for coronavirus, with the total number rising to 5.

“We can confirm that a member of the British Forces Cyprus community permanently based at RAF Akrotiri has tested positive for COVID-19. The individual is currently in self-isolation and is displaying only mild symptoms” a BFC spokesperson said.

This brings the total number of positive tests within the British Bases to five and according to a relevant announcement, there will be no further information released.

British Forces Cyprus continues to align with the Republic of Cyprus as we respond to this illness together, the announcement concludes.

Source: Cyprus News Agency

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