Apr 27 2020

More than 100 surveillance teams to detect any possible case of COVID-19

Damascus, SANA_ The Ministry of Health announced that 104 surveillance teams comprising 841 health workers continue to work in all provinces to detect any possible contagion with the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Co-director of Communicable and Chronic Diseases Dr. Atef al-Taweel, read the ministry statement on Sunday, indicating that the ministry tracks people who enter the country illegally and put them in quarantine centers. “The number of people located in quarantine centers from last February 5 to April 26 amounted 2,388, of whom 1925 left the quarantine centers while 463 are still under supervision.” He said. The ministry called for ending …