LEFKOSA, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus 

Turkish Cypriot health minister announced Tuesday the first coronavirus case in Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC).

Health Minister Ali Pilli said a 65-year-old tourist from Germany tested positive for coronavirus, or COVID-19.

Pilli told Turkish News Agency-Cyprus that a group of 30 tourists from Germany’s Balingen town arrived at a hotel in the city of Gazimagusa on Sunday with a private shuttle.

The infected woman was taken to a public hospital in Gazimagusa, the official said, adding that the hotel is quarantined now.

The tourist’s health condition remains well and she is still receiving

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