It became known that the number of Congolese who have contracted the Ebola virus since the end of July, exceeded 500 people, nearly 300 of them died.
About it reports the Ministry of health of the Republic in his Twitter, reports mir24.tv.
“The situation on 12 December 2018: all registered 505 cases, including 457 confirmed and 48 probable”, – stated in the message.
According to authorities, died 298 persons, 175 were recovered, 100 more cases are considered “suspicious”. During the day of December 11 was detected five new cases and nine deaths.