The Bono East has recorded three additional cases of the novel coronavrus bringing the total in the area to four after a commercial driver was first to have tested positive for the virus according to the Techiman Municipal Chief Executive, Hon John Kofi Donyina
The four cases according to him, were recorded in Techiman the Bono East capital.
Although he did not give details of the persons infected , the MCE said the persons infected by the virus are persons who were transferred to the region recently.
The MCE who made this known in an interview with Link FM in Techiman said “Now if you thought the disease was far away from u, you need a rethink because Techiman alone has a record of 4 new cases today. They were transferred to the capital to work and after their blood samples were taken, it came out to be positive”.
The MCE used the opportunity to call on people in the Municipality to ensure they adhere to the various safety protocols put in place by the Ghana Health Service and the Ministry of Health.
He also advised the people against stigmatization of persons who have been infected because COVID-19 is not a death sentence.
Currently, Ghana has recorded 8,070 positive cases with 36 people dead. The President during his 10th update sad one person has been put on a ventilator because the person is critically ill.
Ghana is running a phase by phase ease of the various restriction put in place to ensure the country is able to fight the deadly disease.