The Ghana Health Service has confirmed an additional positive case of COVID-19 in Ghana.
As of March 25, 2020, a total of sixty-eight (68) cases including two deaths have been confirmed.
Sixty-six (66) of these confirmed cases are being managed in isolation.
A total of 68 cases including 2 deaths have been confirmed.
The sudden spike in case incidence is as a result of the mandatory quarantine and compulsory testing
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A total of 844 of the quarantined individuals also had their samples taken for the necessary tests out which 510 had their samples tested for COVID-19.
26 of such persons tested positive for COVID-19.
“As of 24 March, a total of 1,030 are under mandatory quarantine; 844 have had their samples taken; 510 have had the samples tested, and out these twenty-six (26) tested positive for COVID-19.”
The statement also revealed that 19 people have completed the 14 days of mandatory follow up.