The Tema Regional Law enforcement Commander, DCOP Akrofi Oyirifi Edward Johnson claims police are in courtroom to go a motion for 9 inmates who have examined positive for coronavirus to be taken to isolation centres for treatment method.
9 inmates at Ashaiman and one particular other at the Kpone law enforcement cells very last week analyzed favourable for illness and this despatched shivers down the spine of other inmates and police personnel.
But jail officials say actions are remaining taken to control the srpeaad.
“We are going the inmates who analyzed detrimental to Ankaful jail,” DCOP Johnson disclosed.
He extra that issues about congestion and the absence of social distancing in jail cells should not be a fear as they are not authorized to get into contact with people today from outdoors.
“But as for cells how do you apply social distancing? They are not having into contact with exterior population so I really should imagine that even being there they are routinely quarantined and in isolation, so it is even far better to be in the cells as at now than to be roaming about,” he explained.
DCOP Johnson disclosed this in an job interview as Zoomlion Ghana Ltd and Law enforcement administration have taken steps to disinfect police stations and barracks in an work to mitigate the unfold of Covid-19 which is wrecking havoc throughout the planet.
So significantly, no inmate or personnel has tested optimistic for the virus within just Tema.