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Coronavirus: Another five test positive in Turkish-held north, total now 47

Another five people have tested positive for Coronavirus in Turkish-held north Cyprus, bringing the total there to 47.

Of the 47, 15 are Turkish Cypriots while the remainder are German tourists, the Cyprus News Agency said citing authorities in the north.

It added that the  condition of two of the German tourists has deteriorated and they have been put on a ventilator.

Strict measures are being enforced to contain the spread of coronavirus in the north, including restrictions on movement.

A total of 37 people were arrested yesterday for breaking those rules, the Cyprus News Agency added.

 

 

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