Pupil tests positive to Covid19 at Mberengwa school

Sharon Nyaya

Mberengwa – All Form 3 pupils at Dove Secondary School in Mberengwa were yesterday ordered not to come to school after one of their classmates tested positive to Covid19.

The pupil tested positive during a routine Covid19 testing programme.

The District Medical officer, Dr Gabriel Ndagurwa confirmed the case to The Mirror.

“We picked a case during routine screening at the school. The pupil was found with high temperature and our team made tests and the result was positive. We have started contact tracing and there are no other positive persons so far,” said Dr Ndagurwa.

Mberengwa District Schools Inspector (DSI) Germination Moyo said that the pupil was found with an unusually high temperature and then tested.

He urged the public not to panic as the situation was under control. He said normal lessons will continue at the school while the Ministry of Health closely monitors the situation. https://masvingomirror.com

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