The local authorities in Marib city (loyal to Saudi-backed government) closed the reception military camp in Ma’rib province after recording a coronavirus case for a soldier coming from Aden.
A military source said that the Islah authority in Marib prevented entry or exit from the camp.
Earlier, a medical source revealed that the military hospital had been closed after transferring another case to it.
The case was recorded on Friday evening, after the infected person was among number of soldiers in the camp and moved to many places in Marib.
The source said that the hospital experienced a state of terror after the symptoms of the virus appeared on the soldier, and then the hospital closed.
Information revealed that the first case of corona virus was recorded for a soldier who came from Aden city to the legitimacy reception camp in Marib. Medical sources said that the injured person was transferred to quarantine.
It noted that the infected soldier had contacted with several of his camp colleagues, he also contacted with citizens in different ways and vehicles, and then he was transferred to the military hospital before being transferred to quarantine. It stated that there is a state of terror in the reception camp and between the military hospital staff.