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Tanzania confirms its first coronavirus death, health minister says

Reuters | Dar Es Salaam | Updated: 31-03-2020 12:50 IST | Created: 31-03-2020 12:48 IST
Tanzania confirms its first coronavirus death, health minister says
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Tanzania confirmed its first coronavirus death on Tuesday, health minister Ummy Mwalimu said in a statement.

The 49-year-old Tanzanian male, who had pre-existing conditions, had been admitted to Mloganzila Hospital in Dar Es Salaam for treatment. Tanzania had 19 confirmed cases of coronavirus as of Monday.


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