14 October 2020 — Thirty-two (32) unusual COVID-19 instances were identified out of 1753 samples examined on the present time. This brings the cumulative collection of confirmed instances to four thousand, nine hundred, and forty (4940). To this point, four thousand, three hundred, and ninety-eight (4398) patients maintain recovered and been discharged, at the side of 200, and sixty-eight (268) within the past 24 hours. The collection of energetic instances is 5 hundred, and nine (509) and thirty-three (33) deaths. The unusual loss of life is a person of 42 years same earlier.
The unusual instances are in Kirehe (26) cluster of unusual instances in refugee camp, Gatsibo (3), Rubavu (2), and Gicumbi (1); heightened vigilance is required in every single place.
The COVID-19 prevention measures announced by the Authorities of Rwanda have to continue to be fastidiously observed, in particular frequent hand-washing and bodily distancing. Besides, face masks ought to be ragged in public and multi-family compounds.
Withholding records associated to contact tracing or COVID-19 indicators, jeopardises public safety and could presumably perchance well just be punished in accordance with applicable laws.
Primarily the most foremost indicators of coronavirus are dry cough, shortness of breath, and fever. Automated screening is on hand by dialing *114#. Symptoms could presumably even be reported to a medical professional, or as follows:
Phone : 114 (toll-free);
Whatsapp message to: +250788202080;
Electronic mail: callcenter [at] rbc.gov.rw.
Let’s continue to work collectively to defeat this pandemic.
For added records:
Click on Rwanda Biomedical Centre Online page: https://www.rbc.gov.rw
Click on WHO African Direct COVID-19 Dashboard: https://arcg.is/XvuSX
Click on WHO web dwelling to search recordsdata from the Corona Virus Deliver Dashboard with updated collection of instances globally and country by country https://covid19.who.int/