Health officials in Benghazi deny rumors of coronavirus cases in the eastern region

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Health officials in Benghazi deny rumors of coronavirus cases in the eastern region

March 07, 2020 - 14:33
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Director of the International Health Oversight Office at Benina Airport, Nasser Al-Mansouri has denied the flood of posts on social platforms, regarding the detection of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Benghazi, stressing that medical teams are doing their job at all access points in the city.

Libya's social media was awash with rumors yesterday, about detecting two confirmed cases of coronavirus from one family in the eastern region, and referring that one of them had already died, accusing the authorities in Benghazi of lack of transparency on the situation.