AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna

The Kaduna State Ministry of Well being has warned that anyone who exams optimistic for Covid-19 should submit themselves for therapy on the isolation centre.

The Ministry additional ‘’warned that it’s unlawful and harmful for Covid-19 optimistic sufferers to change off their telephones and make themselves inaccessible to well being authorities after being notified of their check outcomes.’’

Commissioner of Well being, Dr Amina Mohammed-Baloni who issued this warning on Sunday, disclosed that two individuals have been duly knowledgeable that they’d examined optimistic whereas on isolation on Friday.

‘’Well being officers subsequently notified them {that a} group can be coming to convey them to the isolation centre for therapy. These individuals subsequently switched off their telephones and have remained incommunicado,’’ she revealed.

In a press release that she personally signed, Dr Baloni famous that ‘’these reckless motion of theirs is endangering themselves, their households and the bigger neighborhood.

‘’Related irresponsible conduct by some Covid-19 optimistic circumstances has been reported in one other state. It’s a sample of behaviour that have to be stopped as a result of it’s patently harmful to public security, ‘’ she warned.

Based on the Commissioner, ‘’particulars of the 2 individuals concerned have been communicated to the safety companies for monitoring and surveillance.

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”Members of the general public who could have related info on the whereabouts of those individuals are urged to promptly contact the authorities,” she pleaded.

Dr Baloni reiterated that Covid-19 shouldn’t be a demise sentence, including that ‘’individuals who obtain therapy promptly have the next likelihood of defeating the illness.

‘’Twelve individuals have thus far been discharged in Kaduna State after receiving therapy and our well being professionals are working laborious for the restoration of different sufferers.

”Nevertheless, optimistic however asymptomatic individuals and untreated Covid-19 circumstances have a excessive likelihood of infecting others and endangering their well-being, she argued.

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