Ministry of Health: 16 new coronavirus cases registered, 10 recovered, one passed away

Damascus (ST): The Ministry of  Health has  announced  that 16 new coronavirus cases have been registered among people who have been in close contact with infected people, while 10 have recovered, and one case has died.

The Ministry said in a statement, that the total number of infections in Syria has risen to 328, among which 123 have recovered and 10 have passed away.

The first case of coronavirus was identified in Syria on March 22nd, 2020 and the first death case resulting from the fatal virus was registered on the 29th of the same month.