Manama, Mar. 23 (BNA): The General Directorate of Reformation and Rehabilitation today said that the periodic COVID-19 tests on inmates and employees revealed one positive case at the Reformation and Rehabilitation Centre in Jau. The required health measures were taken immediately, including providing healthcare to the infected case at the field hospital allocated for such purpose.
Those in contact were listed and tested, and the results of two of them was positive. All those on the list and are free from the virus were quarantined, and the building and the clinic were disinfected.
The General Directorate highlighted its keenness on protecting the health and safety of all inmates by following precautionary measures to limit the spread of the virus as per the rules of the information and rehabilitation organisations law and security and safety conditions.