72 health care workers have tested positive to the coronavirus in various medical centers in Enugu State, according to the State health ministry.
The state Commissioner for health, Dr Ikechukwu Obi, made this known in a statement on Friday, June 26. He said the 72 infected health workers were among a total of 202 that have tested positive in Enugu.
According to Obi, the total laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Enugu are 202 with 154 cases on treatment while 43 cases discharged.
The Commissioner also disclosed that the number of confirmed COVID-19 related deaths, in the state stands at 5.
He urged the residents to live according to the NCDC protocol as COVID-19 is real.