Taiwan confirms 48th case of COVID-19

Radio Taiwan International
Date: 11 March, 2020
By: Shirley Lin

Health minister Chen Shih-chung (center) reports Taiwan’s 48th case of COVID-19

Taiwan has reported an additional case of COVID-19. This brings the total number of cases confirmed in Taiwan since the outbreak began to 48.

The Central Epidemic Command Center said Wednesday that the patient is a 30-year-old woman who recently returned from a trip to the UK. After returning to Taiwan on Sunday, she complained of dizziness and headache, later developing a cough and a fever. She tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday.

The command center says it is tracking passengers on the same flight, along with nine family members she has had contact with since her return.    [FULL  STORY]

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