Ministry denies reports on guests of quarantined hotels leaving without undergoing proper health checks
02 Mar 2020
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The Ministry of Health and Prevention has denied reports that the guests of two quarantined hotels left without doing the necessary health checks.
In a statement released on Monday, the Ministry affirmed that it was taking all necessary procedures for investigating, examining and following up with contacts, within the framework of its precautionary measures in cooperation with health authorities in the country, and in accordance with the international standards of the World Health Organisation (WHO).
The Ministry urged citizens and residents to receive news from official sources, not to circulate rumours and misinformation, and to follow social media channels of official agencies and accredited media.