+7 (701) 759 90 19
USD 397.56 EUR 445.94
RUB 5.82 CNY 55.96
News

28 healthcare workers contracted coronavirus in Kazakhstan

3 April 2020 17:09
Share in:
28 healthcare workers contracted coronavirus in Kazakhstan

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 28 healthcare workers have contracted coronavirus in Kazakhstan, Healthcare Minister Yelzhan Birtanov revealed at the online briefing of the Central Communications Service on Friday, Kazinform reports.

During the online briefing, Minister Birtanov admitted he is asked a lot about the number of healthcare workers who contracted the COVID-19.

«Among those healthcare workers who work at a special quarantine facilities 28 have contracted the new coronavirus,» he said.

According to the minister, each case is being monitored.

«As I’ve already said the work at those facilities is considered high risk,» Birtanov noted, adding that there are multiple examples abroad of healthcare workers who contracted COVID-19 while treating infectious patients.


Keywords: Coronavirus, Kazakhstan,
Share in:
+7
Send
Employees online
Editor
Nurmaganbetova Zhanna
Nurmaganbetova Zhanna
954-048
Editor
Kudrenok Tatyana
Kudrenok Tatyana
954-048
Editor
Raushan Alzhanova
Raushan Alzhanova
954-048

Archive