Today, Wednesday, the Palestinian Minister of Health, Mai al-Kaila, confirmed that Palestine has entered the third wave of the outbreak of the Coronavirus, and that cases of infection are increasing, in a sharp ascending indicator.
In her interview with Voice of Palestine radio, Al-Kailah said: “The positive test is very high, in addition to the fact that the occupancy rate (in hospital beds) is the highest since the beginning of the pandemic in the West Bank, 80%, and the ventilator occupancy is 48%, and it is the highest since the beginning of the pandemic. Very disturbing. ”
She added: “Today I was called for an urgent meeting of the Corona crisis to make a position assessment, and then the epidemiological committee meeting and raising it to the prime minister, because there is thinking about the closure due to the sharp rise.”
And Keela added, “We are very concerned, and today we will send an assessment of the situation that may rise to the total closure.”
Al-Kailah indicated that she instructed the General Director of Hospitals to have a special section for Corona in all government and private hospitals, and this is in order to expand the places to accommodate Corona patients.
And the Minister of Health clarified that part of the new mutations of the Corona virus affects young people, indicating that this is very worrying.
She said, “The Brazilian boom is more deadly for young people, and accordingly, everyone must fully adhere to the muzzle, because today is not the previous period.”
Source: RT + sama news + together