Ports of entry prepared to scan for coronavirus
Written by Lethiwe Mdluli on 2 March, 2020
The Department of Health says port of entry personnel have been prepared to scan people arriving into the country for the coronavirus.
This as the the virus continues to spread across the globe.
The number of people killed worldwide by the coronavirus has exceeded 3000 with almost 90 000 confirmed cases.
There are reports that the death toll outside China, which is the country where this virus first emerged is growing faster than inside China.
Briefing media, Acting DG, Dr Anban Pillay, says the department is prepared.
By: Lethiwe Mdluli