Hargeisa (SD) – The government of Somaliland has announced that it is quarantining people from China, the epicentre of the Coronavirus, according to sources close ministry of health.
Somaliland has confirmed that a 14-day quarantine on unspecified number of people from China, to monitor their conditions.
Officials from the Somaliland Ministry of Health have the travelers from China quarantined at a designated area in Hargeisa’s Egal airport, according to the sources.
It is also said that these people are in a very strict quarantine and are not allowed anyone to have any encounter with them.
The Somaliland Health officials also denied that people from China who were not properly screened entered Hargeisa.
The coronavirus death toll in mainland China as of today is at 2,912 and there have been 129 deaths reported outside mainland China, raising the global death toll to 3,041.