8 cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Switzerland
There are now eight cases of confirmed Covid-19 in Switzerland. Cantons Vaud and Basel have now reported their first infections.
There are other cases in Ticino, Geneva, Graubünden, Aargau and Zurich.
The Federal Health Office says the condition of the patients is good – but is warning they expect more in the coming days.
Many of those infected in Switzerland have recently returned from Italy. Those who they have been in contact with are now being examined and will have to stay at home.