Congo virus prevention advisory
May 9, 2023 02:10 AM
The Director of Health Services has issued an advisory for the prevention and control of the Congo virus.
In view of the possibility of the Congo virus cases during Eidul Azha, it is important to take measures.
Various domestic animals like cattle, goats, and sheep mainly act as home to the deadly virus and human beings can contract it.
Animal-to-human transmission is spread through the blood of an infected animal.
In the past, serious outbreaks have occurred. So to stem the spread of the virus, the advisory has been issued.
Special steps have been advised for hospitals, including the allocation of isolated points.