March 19, 2020 - 09:50 AMT
Armenia: Number of coronavirus cases climbs to 115

Armenian Health Ministry spokeswoman Alina Nikoghosyan said on Thursday, March 19 morning that the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country has grown by 5 to reach 115 overall.

Most cases have been registered in the town of Vagharshapat (commonly known as Etchmiadzin) and among the employees of a production plant in Yerevan.

All the patients receiving inpatient treatment are in satisfactory condition, Nikoghosyan said.

Armenia declared a 30-day state of emergency on Monday and banned citizens of 16 nations from entering the country.

So far, one person has recovered from the coronavirus in Armenia.