Poles leave hospital after two-week coronavirus observation

Thirty Poles who returned to Poland from Wuhan in China in early February and since then had been under observation for possible coronavirus infection were due to leave a military hospital in Wroclaw, western Poland, on Wednesday, Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski announced.

Minister Szumowski added that so far there have been no confirmed cases of coronavirus in Poland.

Szumowski said that at present there are 12 persons hospitalised in connection with the coronavirus, a further 13 are under observation at home and over 1,000 are being monitored by sanitary services.

Health Ministry officials also reported on preparations to bring two more Poles back home from China's Wuhan in the near future. They too, will be put under full observation routine.