COVID-19 cases ‘under control’ says Balbisi

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AMMAN — Despite the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Jordan, the situation is under control, Adviser to the Prime Minister for Health Affairs Adel Al-Balbisi said, according to a local news outlet.اضافة اعلان

Balbisi, who is also responsible for the COVID-19 dossier, said when Jordan recorded more than 4,000 weekly cases of COVID-19, the number of tests was more than 40,000.

Now, with the number of tests increasing, more COVID-19 cases will be discovered.

He said the positivity rate last week was lower compared to the week before, adding that 58 COVID patients are currently receiving treatment at hospitals.

Balbisi urged citizens to take the vaccinations and all precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the virus.

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