Two coronavirus cases confirmed in Russia’s Kemerovo region
A new type of coronavirus was confirmed in two residents of Russia's Kemerovo region, the press service of the regional administration said, TASS reports.
"Two cases were confirmed in Kemerovo, and one [person] is being monitored in Novokuznetsk," the press service said.
According to the Kuzbass administration, both patients are under the supervision of doctors in a city hospital, they are isolated and receive the necessary treatment. "All medical institutions of Kuzbass are put on alert: a procedure has been developed for receiving patients with suspected coronavirus, preparatory measures have been taken, there is enough medication and personal protective equipment," the office said.