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The ministry stated in a statement that this confirmed case was detected in the Tangier-Mediterranean port by a Moroccan citizen coming from Ireland on a ship that set off from the port of Marseille in southern France.
According to the statement, the injured person does not show any symptoms, and is currently under health isolation in Casablanca, and he and his contacts have been dealt with in accordance with the health protocol in force in the Kingdom.
The Ministry confirmed that a set of procedures and measures had been adopted for early detection and counting any cases of the mutated strain. Case care measures have also been updated in line with the national and global epidemiological situation.
The Ministry of Health called on citizens to continue adhering to the precautionary rules and to engage, with all patriotism and responsibility, in the preventive measures and measures taken by the Kingdom of Morocco.
On Monday, the Moroccan Ministry of Health announced the registration of 473 new cases of Coronavirus, down from 806 cases recorded on Sunday, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 460,144 cases.
And the medical authorities indicated that an additional 761 cases had recovered, bringing the total of those recovering to 435,686.