One hundred sixty-five more tested positive for coronavirus,  seventy-eight people recovered and two people died from COVID-19 in Azerbaijan, according to the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers.

Currently, 1617 people with active phase of coronavirus are in special hospitals under the supervision of doctors in the country. The condition of forty-nine of them is severe, the condition of sixty-three patients is evaluated as moderately severe, and the health condition of others is stable. 2897 patients were discharged from the hospitals and 54 died. The necessary measures are underway for the medical treatment of the patients.

Everyone must thoroughly observe the rules of hygiene, strictly adhere to the requirements and recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers to prevent the spread of coronavirus, said the headquarters.

Citizens must adhere to self-isolation measures. People must not leave houses unless absolutely necessary. It is also imperative to contactless with other people and not to visit crowded places.