Nabeul: second person dies from coronavirus
05/04/2020 18:37, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - A second person died on Sunday from coronavirus (COVID-19) in the governorate of Nabeul. It was a 58-year-old man from Menzel Bouzelfa, who was hospitalised in the Abderrahmen Mami hospital in Ariana.

The deceased was the head of a bank branch.

Local health director in Nabeul Adel Haddadi said his colleagues will be placed in self-isolation. The will undergo tests to check whether they are infected with COVID-19 or not.

In addition, the official said the results of nineteen tests carried out on Saturday were negative. No new cases of contamination have been recorded, he added.

He noted that the governorate of Nabeul currently has 10 confirmed cases, pending the results of 47 other tests.

Haddadi added 520 people are still in self-isolation.

A 65-year-old man had died from COVID-19 last Friday in Hammamet.

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