BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – Slovakia has its first case of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini said on Friday.

Pellegrini said the 52-year-old patient was at a Bratislava hospital with mild symptoms. The man had not travelled abroad recently but his son, who had shown no symptoms, had been in Venice, Pellegrini said.

(Reporting by Tomas Mrva; editing by John Stonestreet)