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Passenger lies about having coronavirus, forces Canadian jet back to airport

Passenger lies about having coronavirus, forces Canadian jet back to airport

A Canadian man on a flight from Toronto to Jamaica falsely announced to passengers that he had the coronavirus, forcing the plane to return to the airport where he was arrested, police said on Tuesday.

HIA, MoPH monitoring China virus

HIA, MoPH monitoring China virus

Hamad International Airport (HIA), along with the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) and the Pandemic Preparedness Committee in Qatar, is closely monitoring the situation following the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in China.

MoPH announces new corona virus case

MoPH announces new corona virus case

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced that a new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus (Mers-CoV) case has been confirmed on a 29 year old camel worker.