Ministry of Health – Gaza, Confirms Gaza Strip free of the Coronavirus

Palestinian Ministry of Health announced that it has taken several preventive measures regarding returnees through the Rafah border crossing point with Egypt to ensure that they are free of the “Covid-19” virus, known as the Coronavirus.

Director of the prevention and Infection Control Department in the General Administration of Hospitals, Dr. Rami Al-Abadleh said: all returnees underwent thermal image cameras, which have not shown any symptoms. He adding, everyone who entered Gaza through the crossing point signed a legal commitment, under pain of prosecution, to a house quarantine for 14 days, which is the incubation period of the disease.

Ministry of Health allocated the direct free number (103) to inquire and report any health developments among citizens in the Gaza Strip.