Five more in one day. The Minister of Health, Catalina Andramuño , announced that the confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in the country increased, giving a total of six confirmed cases that add to the primary of a 71-year -old Ecuadorian woman who is isolated in the Guasmo hospital South of Guayaquil
The five new cases correspond to relatives of the compatriot who arrived last February 14 to Guayaquil from Spain , where he lives, specifically in Torrejón de Ardoz .
The minister said that the five new cases have mild symptoms and that the only case with a reserved prognosis is the first.
The secretary of state distorted a statement from a private clinic that treated Ecuadorian in the first instance and diagnosed another disease. “We will ask the clinic to make a rectification. We are a responsible Government. ”
Classes in the Sierra and Amazonia will not be suspended, but parents whose children have a cough , fever and discomfort were asked not to send their children to education centers.