The Address | Benghazi – Libya
BENGHAZI – As of Monday, Libya had not recorded any new infection with the Corona virus, while 59 suspected cases were examined and 72 were quarantined, according to the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC).
In preventive measures for COVID-19, a curfew was imposed in Libya last Thursday, specified from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. every day until further notice, in all areas under the control of the Libyan Government, based on the decrees of its Ministry of Interior and the General Command of the Libyan National Army (LNA).
Curfew applied in the eastern regions of the country, was followed by another curfew imposed by the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA) in the capital, which came into effect on Sunday, also from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. All of this comes in the framework of preventing the outbreak of Corona virus.
Libya has not recorded any case of infection with COVID-19, but it remains sorrounded by the virus after infections were recorded in all its neighboring countries.
Egypt, which has had the highest record of the virus infection cases among Libya’s neighboring countris, recorded 327 infection cases, 14 deaths, and 56 recovered cases.
In Sudan, two cases were confirmed infected and one died.
Chad has recorded one case so far.
Niger has recorded two cases.
Algeria, which is the second highest country neighboring Libya to record cases of infection with the Corona virus, recorded 201 cases, 17 deaths, and 65 recovered cases.
As for Tunisia, 75 cases of coronavirus infection were recorded, 3 deaths, while one case was cured.