January 31, 2021, 11:45
AKIPRESS.COM - The first case of the UK coronavirus variant was confirmed in Uzbekistan, Deputy Minister of Health Bakhodir Yusupaliyev has announced this.
A person who returned from Dubai on Jan 23 in Tashkent with family members tested positive, he said.
The citizen tested positive for coronavirus at the international airport by rapid test. The patient was immediately taken by ambulance to the virus hospital. The same day, the patient was examined at the hospital and diagnosed with asymptomatic COVID-19, the report said.