Ministry of Foreign Affairs closed late Wednesday after an official was tested positive for coronavirus
Following instructions from Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides, the ministry closed on Wednesday night for disinfection and was to reopen later on Thursday.
The official, according to the report, who was working at the ministry and came in contact with a small number of others, tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday. Three people they came in contact with were also tested and found negative for now, reports said.
Contact tracing is taking place to determine whether others have been infected and monitor the spreading of the virus.