The Committee responsible for the prevention of the spread of Covid-19 pandemic in Puntland’s provincial authority in Somalia last night announced that a person who was placed in quarantine has died of Covid-19 complications.
A statement issued by the Committee said that the person was put into quarantine after he was suspected of having contracted the coronavirus.
The result of blood sample taken from the suspect was not released.
The Committee further noted that 9 people were also quarantined after they were suspected of having Covid-19.
The committee stated that blood samples will be taken to reveal if they are positive.
The committee called on the public to comply with guidelines in a bid to prevent the spread of Covid-19