No new cases after 186 people tested for Covid-19 in Latvia

  • 2020-03-06
  • LETA/TBT Staff

RIGA - So far 186 people have been tested for the novel Covid-19 coronavirus in Latvia, with one confirmed case, the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC) reported.

Over the past 24 hours another 16 people were tested for Covid-19, but all results came back negative.

Of the 186 people tested for the coronavirus in Latvia, only one has tested positive.

As reported, Latvia's first Covid-19 case is a woman who returned from a trip to Italy on a Munich-Riga flight last Saturday, February 29.

However, on Tuesday the woman was released from hospital after repeated tests showed no signs of the coronavirus infection. She is now convalescing at home.