Young and old came out : COVID-19 testing and screening drive has been held 

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Young and old came out : COVID-19 testing and screening drive has been held

Young and old came out : COVID-19 testing and screening drive has been held 


A mass COVID-19 testing and screening drive has been held in Diepsloot township in Johannesburg. That’s after a nurse at a local clinic tested positive for the virus. Young and old came out in their numbers to get tested during this massive drive. Gauteng Health MEC Bandile Masuku and Gauteng Premier David Makhura observed the programme.

Young and old came out : COVID-19 testing and screening drive has been held 
They noted that high-density areas are hotspots for COVID-19. We still need more from the citizens here in terms of social distancing, in terms of maintaining the basic hygiene,” said Masuku. Makhura said just over a thousand people have been tested in Diepsloot since the outbreak began. We are targeting areas of big concern to us,” he said


‘We know part of the reason we rush to areas like this is and Alexandra is that if one person tests positive, they can infect a lot of people. Coronavirus Hotline Number: 0800 029 999 from 8 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday. Help protect your loved ones by sharing this official South African government COVID-19 service with your family, friends and community.

Young and old came out : COVID-19 testing and screening drive has been held 

Send HI to 0600 123 456 on WhatsApp. The NICD has another Clinician Hotline to improve #COVID19 communication and support for healthcare providers. The Clinician Hotline is 0800 11 1131, operating 24 hrs. The Public Hotline is 0800 029 999 also operating 24hrs.

 

Source : news365