First fatal victim of coronavirus in Portugal

in News · 16-03-2020 16:36:00 · 1 Comments

Portugal recorded the first death of a person infected with the new coronavirus, Health Minister Marta Temido announced today.

The victim is said to be an 80-year-old man who had "several associated pathologies" and had been hospitalized for several days at the Santa Maria Hospital in Lisbon, said the minister, who conveyed her condolences to his family and friends.

In Portugal, 331 people have been infected to date with the Covid-19 pandemic virus, according to the daily bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health.


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