128 confirmed positive COVID-19 cases on Navajo Nation | KOB 4

128 confirmed positive COVID-19 cases on Navajo Nation

Justine Lopez
Updated: March 30, 2020 08:16 AM
Created: March 29, 2020 11:01 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—The Navajo Department of Health has announced that the number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 has reached 128 for the Navajo Nation. They also reported two deaths related to the virus.

The latest confirmed cases are in the following counties:

  • Navajo County, AZ: 59
  • Apache County, AZ: 17
  • Coconino County, AZ: 23
  • McKinley County, NM: 8
  • San Juan County, NM: 15
  • Cibola County, NM: 1
  • San Juan County, UT: 5

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez also announced a curfew will go into effect from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting Monday. 

The stay-at-home order that President Nez announced last week will remain in effect.

For more information including reports, helpful prevention tips, and more resources, please visit the Navajo Department of Health’s COVID-19 website. To contact the main Navajo Health Command Operations Center, please call (928) 871-7014.

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