Saudi Arabia confirms first Wuhan coronavirus case
Topics: SAUDI ARABIA WUHAN CORONAVIRUS
"Laboratory tests have confirmed the first novel coronavirus infection case," the ministry said, explaining that a Saudi citizen who arrived from Iran via Bahrain had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
The patient has been quarantined in a medical institution where he is under medical supervision.
All those the individual in question had been in contact with have been identified, the ministry said. ■