SANAA, Ministry of Public Health and Population on Thursday confirmed that Yemen has not yet registered any suspected cases or confirmed cases of coronavirus.
The ministry said, in a statement issued by the joint technical committee to prepare for the response to the Coruna virus, that the methods of preventing the Corona virus are the same as those used in the prevention of influenza, which are to avoid contact with the infected person with a distance of more than one meter and not to use the patient's personal tools.
The ministry called on citizens returning from China recently to inform the health offices in the districts in which they are located and to cooperate with the rapid response teams affiliated with the ministry in order to follow up on their health status.
According to the statement, if symptoms of fever, sore throat, coughing and shortness of breath appear within 14 days of their departure from China, they should immediately report to the Ministry's operations room on the number (195) and free health care will be provided to them.
Source: Yemen News Agency