27 new COVID-19 cases in southern provinces , 310 in total

Health ministry in the Yemeni internationally recognized government, on Saturday confirmed 27 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total tally of infections to 310 in the country’s provinces controlled by the exiled president Hadi government.

According to a brief statement released by the supreme national emergency committee in Aden, “during the past 24 hours, the health teams officially registered 27 new COVID-19 cases in a number of provinces controlled by the government.”

Meanwhile, the death toll from the deadly respiratory disease climbed to 77 after 12 new deaths were recorded in the areas controlled by The legitimate Yemeni government.

The pro-government health authorities said also that the number of recoveries has increased to 13 since the outbreak of coronavirus on April 10.

The Hadi government called on donors and relevant international humanitarian organizations to provide support to help contain the pandemic.