70 people test negative for COVID-19 in Deir Alla


Published: 2020-06-17 14:49

Last Updated: 2020-06-17 17:02


Nearly 70 people who were in contact with an infected worker in the Deir Alla district have tested negative for coronavirus.

The Health Affairs Director in Balqa governorate, Dr. Wael Al-Azab, said that the total samples collected from the contacts of the infected woman in Ain Al-Basha have amounted to 132 samples so far.

He pointed out that the competent authorities have isolated six homes in the area where the infected woman lives.

The infected works at a detergent factory, where all the workers who work there were tested as a precaution. 

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