Botswana’s 57 MPs will be place in obligatory quarantine for 14 times right after a parliamentary nurse analyzed favourable for Covid-19, the respiratory ailment brought about by coronavirus.
The purchase to quarantine the lawmakers was produced by the Director of Wellness Providers Malaki Tshipayagae, in accordance to a tweet from the governing administration.
PARLIAMENT Members TO GO ON QUARANTINE
The Director of Health Products and services Dr Malaki Tshipayagae has put all users of Parliament on necessary quarantine. #SOEdebateBotswana #covid19BW #StateofPublicEmergencyBW #Coronavirus #covid19 #StayHome pic.twitter.com/tIGFuYYNpZ
— Botswana Governing administration (@BWGovernment) April 9, 2020
The region on Thursday verified seven new coronavirus situations, like a overall health employee who was on obligation throughout parliament’s session on Wednesday.
President Mokgweetsi Masisi also attended the session in which lawmakers debated on extending the condition of emergency to to 6 months.
The president recently concluded his 14 days in quarantine immediately after he returned from Namibia in March.
Botswana now has a full of 13 confirmed coronavirus situations.
The nation is on a 28-day lockdown to reduce the unfold of the virus.