Uganda, on Sunday 19th April 2020 discharged six patients from Mulago National Specialized Hospital who had contracted Corona Virus after testing Negative twice which brings the number of recoveries to 28.
According to Mr Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the Ministry of Health Spokesman, the patients comprise of three males and three females including a baby.
It should be noted that 17 patients were early this week discharged from Mulago National Referral Hospital in the capital Kampala and one from Hoima Regional Referral Hospital in the western part of the country.
“All the discharged patients tested negative twice for COVID-19. We are now remaining with 27 active cases from the confirmed 55 cases in the country,” the Ministry said in a statement.
Uganda started discharging patients who recovered from the novel coronavirus on Saturday last week with three patients from Entebbe Referral Hospital.