Gauteng well being division confirms nearly 1000 pupils from Gauteng optimistic for COVID-19.
These pupils had been reported to have travelled to KwaZulu-Natal to attend the annual matric Rage occasion.
Out of 1,322 pupils, principally from the Johannesburg and Tshwane districts, 1,050 had already undergone testing for Covid-19. Of these 984 examined optimistic.
“These college students had 340 contacts of which 32 examined optimistic,” the division stated in a press release.
The division plead with the pupil’s dad and mom to cooperate with health-care staff, in different to assist find all pupils who travelled.
“Out of the whole variety of learners 99 had been unco-operative whereas the remainder of the learners (173) both had equipped flawed contacts or had been on voicemail. We name on those that went to the Rage occasion to quarantine themselves for 14 days and go for testing as a matter of urgency. Those who take a look at optimistic might want to isolate for a compulsory 10 days.”
It’s additionally introduced that those that could have are available in contact with these pupil ought to go for testing and be in isolation.