August 13, 2013
Saudi Arabia confirmed, Tuesday, that he did not register any new infection Coruna (Mirs) between the pilgrims and visitors during the month of Ramadan, in spite of the huge numbers who visited the holy places in this period.
The Minister of Health, Abdullah Al Rabiah: "pleasure of the Ministry of Health to wed human of all, it confirmed the follow-up reports and field surveys epidemiological carried out by the ministry not registered any cases of HIV crowns new (Mirs) or any other epidemic diseases among pilgrims and visitors in Mecca and Medina during the holy month of Ramadan, "according to the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
The Saudi minister pointed out that this comes "in spite of reaching the number of pilgrims and visitors more than five million."
According to Rabiah left most of them the kingdom, "leaving only 200 thousand of them." and received the World Health Organization since September 2012 reports 94 injured died 46 of them. and can cause virus Corona and fast breathing problems, pneumonia and even renal failure. recorded Arabia has the largest number of injuries with 72 installed injury, of which 38 people died.