logo

News

Turkey reports 196 cases of UK coronavirus strain

PUBLISHED: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 18:58:40 GMT

Feb 3 (Reuters) – Turkey has confirmed 196 cases of the UK coronavirus strain, Turkey’s official news agency Anadolu tweeted https://bit.ly/3cBIWxl on Wednesday, citing the Turkish health minister.

“Besides UK coronavirus variant, 2 people in Turkey have South Africa variant, 1 has Brazil variant”, the news agency said.

(Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru Editing by Chris Reese)

(c) Copyright Thomson Reuters 2021. Click For Restrictions – https://agency.reuters.com/en/copyright.html


Get the best of CNBC Africa sent straight to your inbox with breaking business news, insights and updates from experts across the continent. Sign up here.