The fifth patient was an employee of the third city polyclinic, the Regional Communications Service of Atyrau region reports.
As it was established, the nurse took blood for analysis from the girl who arrived on the flight Almaty-Atyrau on March 17. Today, the test for coronavirus infection in a local resident has been confirmed.
Currently, 27 contacts have been established with the infected patient. They are all isolated and quarantined.
According to the Department of Health of Atyrau region, the third city polyclinic from Monday, March 30, will be transferred to remote mode of operation. The medical institution will carry out a complete disinfection.