The offices of the Uganda National Roads Authority- UNRA in Luwero town council have been closed after four staff tested positive for COVID-19.
On Monday, the Ministry of Health released results indicating that four staff working at the UNRA office in Luwero town had tested positive of COVID 19.
The four were part of the 105 staff, service providers and security guards at the UNRA station who were tested by Luwero district health department at the end of last week.
As a result, Luwero district health officials rushed to the station picked three of the infected staff and the fourth from Migeera town council in Nakasongola district.
Henry Kasule, the Luweero District Surveillance Focal Person explains that the patients were transferred to Entebbe Grade B hospital for treatment and the other staff ordered to undergo self-quarantine.
Kasule says that they have since ordered UNRA to close the station for the next 14 days and the offices are fumigated with immediate effect.
Mr. Kasule on COVID-19 ;…..
Ministry of Health notes that over 60 persons have tested positive of COVID- 19 pandemic in Luweero district but the majority of them are soldiers at Bombo Military barracks and only three are community infections. ENDS.