Ministry of Culture shuts down following COVID-19 cases

Jordan

Published: 2020-10-17 14:53

Last Updated: 2020-10-17 18:20


Ministry of Culture shuts down following COVID-19 cases
Ministry of Culture shuts down following COVID-19 cases

The Minsitry of Culture has been shut down after a number of its employees tested positive for coronavirus, the ministry announced in a press statement on Saturday.

In addition, the ministry will stop receiving clients starting tomorrow, Sunday until next Tuesday.

The ministry's building will be disinfected and PCR tests will be conducted for all those who came into contact with the positive cases.

Jordan has recorded 28 deaths and 1,539 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, 1,523 of which are local cases.