The Keta Municipal Assembly has intensified the struggle in opposition to the spread of the coronavirus, as the verified case depend for the virus an infection increased in the Volta Location from 11 to 16, as of 30th April 2020.
Aside from setting up screening centres at the entry factors into the Municipality and suspending classic market place times, the assembly also handed over GHC40,000 truly worth of particular protecting tools to the Keta Municipal Overall health Directorate.
The assembly under the leadership of the Chief Govt, Godwin Effah, also undertook a mass distribution of 5,000 parts of face masks and 3,000 bottles of hand sanitizers to some residents.
The items were distributed at the market centres, industrial motorbike and lorry stations, general public and personal institutions and suburbs within just the municipality.
This provides up to an earlier distribution of more than 300 Veronica buckets, 100 dustbins, liquid soaps and tissue papers to battle the coronavirus.
Talking to Pleasure News following the distribution, Mr Effah, indicated the assembly would collaborate with the Law enforcement to enforce the directive on mandatory putting on of deal with masks at community destinations in the municipality.
“From the initially week of May well, if you really don’t have a face mask on, the law enforcement would not make it possible for you access to the municipality,” he pressured. “Residents who really do not use a face mask at community locations would also be driven residence.”
He, hence, implored citizens to strictly adhere to social distancing protocols. He also recommended inhabitants to frequently wash their arms with soap under operating drinking water, use hand sanitizers, and have on face masks in public destinations to retain the spread of the coronavirus at bay.
“We need to endeavor to remain at house when we have absolutely nothing doing in town and avoid general public gathering throughout this pandemic,” he extra.