Ministry of Health Announces Safety of 10 Saudi Students Coming From Wuhan, China

Sunday 1441/6/22 - 2020/02/16
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Riyadh, February 16, 2020, SPA -- The Ministry of Health announced here today a safety of 10 Saudi students coming from Wuhan, China, and that they are free of the new "Corona" virus, as the results of their samples were negative.
The students left the quarantine after completing all the required medical procedures.
It is worth mentioning that that the 10 students had arrived in the Kingdom two weeks ago as an implementation of directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and the follow-up of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense to evacuate them from China, where the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Kingdom's embassy in China made great efforts to conclude their travel procedures and their arrival in the Kingdom.
The Ministry of Health reiterated that it has not recorded any infection with the new Corona virus in Saudi Arabia, calling on everyone to contact the Health Center (937) in a case of any inquiry regarding the virus, stressing the importance of taking the information from its official sources.
-- SPA
18:48 LOCAL TIME 15:48 GMT