Another Covid-19 patient recovers, bringing total number to eight

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  • Sunday, 16 Feb 2020

PUTRAJAYA: Another Covid-19 (novel coronavirus) patient has recovered and was discharged from hospital, says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

She was allowed to leave on Saturday (Feb 15).

The patient, the 15th case detected, is a Chinese national, who had been treated at Hospital Permai, Johor Baru, said Dr Wan Azizah who is also the Disaster Management Centre Committee chairman.

Including the case, eight patients had been discharged. They had been tested negative twice for Covid-19, said Dr Wan Azizah at a press conference on Sunday (Feb 16).

Meanwhile, there were no new cases reported on Sunday. The number of patients still receiving treatment remains at 14, she added.

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