Twenty-eight new cases of Covid-19 were detected in the last 24 hours out of 9,640 tests performed, Yeniduzen reported on Thursday. One case was an airline passenger, the remaining 27 cases were local. A 57-year-old man who had been in the pandemic hospital being treated for the coronavirus since May 27, has died. He had a number of pre-existing health problems including diabetes, hypertension, end-stage renal disease (Dialysis) and coronary artery disease.
In South Cyprus, the newspaper reported yesterday that 65 new cases were found in the last 24 hours.