Two people in Ha Tinh suspected of having Covid-19

Two men in Huong Son district were confirmed positive for nCoV, related to the chain of infection at a public freshwater bathing point.

According to the Ha Tinh CDC, two people aged 37-63, residing in hamlets 1 and 4, Son Truong commune, Huong Son district, are F1 of case 10631, 10550 – related to the infection chain of a public freshwater bathing spot opposite the sea. Xuan Hai, Loc Ha town, Loc Ha district.

The army sprayed disinfectant in Thach Trung commune, Ha Tinh city, where there were many nCoV infections, on June 8. Image: Duc Hung

The two people have been in concentrated isolation since June 13 at the General Hospital of Cau Treo international border gate area, Huong Son district. The health sector is tracing F1, F2 for isolation, taking samples for testing to take appropriate preventive measures.

Up to now, Ha Tinh has recorded 82 people positive for nCoV, with 4 infection chains including: husband and wife returning from Binh Duong, public freshwater bathing point in Xuan Hai beach, 57-year-old man working as an officer at General Hospital Ha Tinh and a 30-year-old man in Tan Giang ward, Ha Tinh city. The following two sequences have not clearly identified the epidemiological route.

From June 16, the province mainly recorded nCoV-infected patients in isolation or blockade, with no additional cases outside the community.

According to the acting director of Ha Tinh Department of Health, Mr. Nguyen Tuan, the number of infections has decreased in the past few days, but it is not possible to say that Ha Tinh has passed the peak of the epidemic, because F0 can appear silently in the community, so it is necessary to check specifically. body.

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Duc Hung