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September 21, 2021

COVID-19 Scare: 32 Students At Kabale University Test Covid-19 Positive

COVID-19 Scare: 32 Students At Kabale University Test Covid-19 Positive

By Echonews Admin

Kabale: Authorities in Kabale District have increased enforcement of Covid19 prevention measures after the district reported 112 positive cases of the virus and 32 of these are students at Kabale University.

Darius Nandinda the Kabale RDC said they have intensified enforcement of SOPs in the municipality to minimize the community infections as the country struggles to handle the surging cases.

“All stakeholders in positions of leadership should rejuvenate the crusade of sensitizing the people to act sensibly and responsibly in the fight against covid-19 pandemic. Let people wear their masks those who don’t should not be allowed in any public place,” said Nandinda.

According to Kabale District Health Officer, Alfred Besigensi more than 52 people who recently have been tested and turned out positive have been told to self-isolate at home.

Besigensi says Central Division has the highest number of patients at 63 then followed by Southern Division with 54.  Northern Division has 17 cases, Katuna Town Council 1, Kitumba 1, Kyanamira sub-county 3 and 7 are uncategorized.

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