The random sampling of 800 people in Cyprus is being completed today. The aim of the Sampling was to assess the percentage of individuals throughout Cyprus with an active infection, but also to compare the percentage of actively infected patients between age groups and areas around Cyprus.
the Ministry of Health, Margarita Kyriakou, stated that so far there have been 494 results, with a positive case. she added that today the remaining 306 results are expected to be processed, adding that the findings from the sampling will contribute to the Government’s broader effort to map the course of the virus in Cyprus. On April 30, the completion of the Public and Private sector employees sampling for the 20,000 tests.
It is noted that the program is addressed individually to each employee and not per company.
Extension until Thursday in the supply chain
A new decree of the Minister of Health was extended until April 30 to the employees of food and beverage retail companies such as bakeries, supermarkets, kiosks, butchers, fish markets, etc., who participate in the supply chain of these companies. , to be tested for coronavirus.