(9:15 p.m., 6-3-2020)
1. The Ministry of Health and Sports is continuously monitoring COVID-19 and lab samples from suspected patients have been sent to the National Health Laboratory (NHL).
2. The lab results are as follows:
(a) A 28-year-old male in Kan Pai Ti station hospital,
(b) A 27-year-old Myanmar national female in Muse People’s Hospital,
(c) A 35-year-old male in Nay Pyi Taw General Hospital,
(d) And a 68-year old female with diabetes in Kandaw Nadi Hospital, Mandalay,
were all found to be free of COVID-19 infection. (The death of the 68-year old female is mentioned in the 8:00 pm news release).
3. Updated news on the NHL lab results will be disseminated in real time.—Ministry of Health and Sports. (Translated by Zaw Htet Oo)