In Las Pulgas, closed on May 24, the outbreak is still active, said the mayor of Maracaibo.
The covid-19 coronavirus outbreak remains active in the Las Pulgas market, despite having been closed for nearly two months, so the entire Zulia state is in a strict and radical quarantine.
This was said this Sunday, July 12, by the Mayor of Maracaibo, Willy Casanova, in contact with VTV.
He highlighted that 65 sectors of the city where the virus is moving with greater force have been identified and added that they have 37 Quadrants of Peace that work in strict compliance with the radicalized quarantine.
In the Zulia region, at least 1,500 infections have been confirmed.
At the end of June, the strict isolation of 50 sectors was decreed, located in six parishes in the Zulia capital.
The mayor reported that the Presidential Commission for the Control and Prevention of COVID-19 has sent more than 270 doctors made up of various brigades, “made up of Cuban military doctors who join the more than 2,000 who were already in the Zulia entity, these personnel are dedicated to the investigation and search for patients with coronavirus. “
Casanova said that the Zulia capital has 16 “hospital hotels”, announced the repair of the 25 Comprehensive Diagnostic Centers (CDI) and detailed that they have 38 capacities of Intensive Care Units and more than 90 Intermediate Care that they have in the CDI, ready to serve the population in the face of the pandemic.