Today, the Ministry of Health announced the recovery of the first case of the Novel Coronavirus (Covid 19), as laboratory tests showed the citizen's recovery from the virus, and it announced the registration of 24 new cases of the Novel Coronavirus (Covid 19).
The ministry explained that the first and second cases are male and female citizens, who were placed in quarantine after their return from Iraq.
It added that the third case is a 12-year-old Saudi girl, who was in contact with her infected grandfather, who was previously announced in the Qatif Province, who returned from Iran.
The Ministry stated that the other 21 cases are of Egyptian nationality, and they are present in the quarantine in Makkah, and they are among the contacts of the Egyptian visitor who was announced yesterday.
This brings the total number of infections to 45 cases, one recovered and the rest of the cases are now in isolation, and health care is provided to them according to the approved procedures.