Three other women in Penza suspected of having coronavirus
Penza, 26 March 2020. PenzaNews. Novel coronavirus infection COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019), according to preliminary data, was detected in Penza in three other women. This was said by spokeswoman of the governor and government of the region Dina Cheremushkina.
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"The tests have been sent to the reference centre to confirm [the diagnosis]," she explained.
Dina Cheremushkina clarified that the primary positive result had been obtained from a survey of women aged 59, 70 and 77 years old who had contacted with a 77-year-old pensioner who had previously contracted COVID-19.
She recalled that the diagnosis was confirmed in two residents of the region.
"There are only 1 394 people under surveillance. 300 people were taken off it," informed the press secretary of the Governor and the government of Penza region.