11/20/2013 11:12:31 AM
The Ministry of Health announced Wednesday Arabia and the death of a citizen Corona virus, bringing the total number of those who have died of this disease to 54 people.
The ministry said on its website the death of the first infected a citizen in Riyadh (73 years) suffering from several chronic diseases.
She added that the citizen (65 years) from the northern region of Jawf, suffering from several chronic diseases, HIV and injured receives treatment in the Riyadh region intensive care.
Thus, the number of deaths from the virus Coruna 54 people out of 129 have suffered the disease in Saudi Arabia.
In total, constitutes Arabia first nucleus of the Corona virus that causes respiratory syndrome Middle East recorded the largest number of infections since the virus appeared in September 2012.
The ministry announced on 11 this month for the first time the discovery of sentences infected with Corona in Jeddah, western Saudi Arabia.
As long as the World Health Organization (WHO) expressed the belief that the virus is transmitted via the animals but has been unable so far to find concrete evidence on it.