The Ministry of Health announces death of 78-year-old Bahraini national
26 March 2020

The Ministry of Health announces death of 78-year-old Bahraini national

Manama, Mar. 25(BNA): The Ministry of Health has today announced the death of a 78-year-old male Bahraini national, a registered active case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) who was suffering from underlying and chronic health problems. The deceased male, who had contracted the virus after being in contact with another active COVID-19 case, was placed in isolation and received extensive 24-hour treatment from a specialised medical team. The Ministry highlighted that, excluding one case, all other active COVID-19 cases remain stable and all patients continue to receive treatment from a specialised medical team following guidelines provided by the World Health Organization (WHO). The Ministry of Health expresses its heartfelt condolences to the individual’s family at this difficult time.