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Saturday evening the manager of Panevezys hospital Arvydas Skorupskas confirmed that one man is accepted to the hospital with positive coronavirus test.
One more coronavirus case confirmed in Lithuania
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„I can confirm that we have this information. The person is back from a business trip in the Netherlands“, - Lina Bušinskaitė, the spokesperson for the Minister of Health, said to BNS.

The man came back from the Netherlands on 13th March. Quickly after his trip, he developed a fever and contacted medical personnel.

„At the moment he is isolated in the hospital. The health situation of the patient is good. People that had contact with him are known and also isolated. They are his family members. There haven’t been any other contacts“, - Government press release states.

It has been the 9th coronavirus case that was confirmed in Lithuania.

On Saturday evening the Lithuanian Government decided to introduce national quarantine in the country. It will start on Monday.

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