Montenegro records first coronavirus death



Montenegro has recorded its first death from the novel coronavirus.

According to the state broadcaster RTCG,  a 65-year old man died shortly after his arrival from Serbia.

The Health Authorities confirmed that the man travelled to Serbia before his death at a hospital in the capital Podgorica on Sunday.

Currently, 22 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the Balkan country.

The Health Authorities said that another 5,500 people suspected to have the virus were under observation.

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