Two new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Poland - health ministry

Poland's Ministry of Health reported on Sunday that two new cases of coronavirus infection had been discovered, bringing the total count of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland to eight.

The two new cases concern a woman in the central Mazowiecki province and a man in the southern province of Silesia, who have been hospitalised in Warsaw and Raciborz, respectively.

"We have two new cases of coronavirus infection, confirmed by positive results of laboratory tests," the ministry stated. "The patients are people of strong age," a ministry press release continued. "Both are in a good state. The sanitary-epidemiological services have reached everybody who may have had contact with the infected people. Some of those people have already gone into quarantine. The number of tested samples as of this morning: 1,154 of which eight were positive."