Afghanistan’s Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) registered 15 suspect cases of coronavirus diseases in Kabul, Baghlan, Herat, and Ghor provinces, an official said.

Wahidullah Mayar, a spokesperson to MOPH said on Thursday said that 5 suspect cases of coronavirus are registered in Kabul.

Out of 10 cases registered in Kabul 5 of them were confirmed negative, Mayar said.

The outbreak of Coronavirus originated from Wuhan China negatively affected Afghanistan’s economy including exports and imports to and from China.

The prices of medical masks and groceries that contain Vitamin C have been increased to the sky after the first coronavirus case was reported in the southern Herat province.

The Afghanistan government allocated 25,000,000.00 dollars to fight the virus within the borders of Afghanistan.


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