600 people tested for coronavirus in Jawa, south of Amman

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Published: 2020-05-27 14:18

Last Updated: 2020-05-27 18:29


600 people tested for coronavirus in Jawa, south of Amman
600 people tested for coronavirus in Jawa, south of Amman

A total of 600 people were tested for coronavirus in the Jawa area of the Al-Quwaismeh brigade, south of Amman, after three new coronavirus cases were recorded in the area yesterday.

Speaking to Roya today, the Amman Governor, Saad Shihab, confirmed that most of the people who underwent the COVID-19 examination tested negative.

Shihab stated that the necessary measures were taken immediately after the first case was confirmed in the area. 

He added that 55 residential buildings in the area were isolated, stressing that the area will be isolated for two weeks. 

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