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Only one COVID-19 case out of 2,647 tests confirmed in Cyprus on Thursday
CNA - CYPRUS/Nicosia 21/05/2020 20:18


Only one new case of coronavirus out of a total of 2,647 tests has been confirmed in Cyprus, authorities announced on Thursday.
 
The case was found out of 203 laboratory tests carried out during the process of tracking the contacts of already confirmed cases.
 
Speaking during a press conference, Dr. Leontios Kostrikis, member of the Scientific Committee on the pandemic, said that the case resulted from the tracking of the contacts of the case found a few days ago in a kindergarten in Paphos.
 
He said that the case is another member of the kindergarten noting that the investigations will continue for as long as necessary, based on the procedure followed in all cases.
 
On the basis of today’s results total confirmed cases have reached 923, he said.
 
Kostrikis stressed that the epidemiological picture remains excelle

(CNA)

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