Up to three City Councils of Campo de Gibraltar have registered in the last hours, among their workers or officials, confirmed cases of Covid-19 that has forced those responsible for these municipal spaces to close entire departments to prevent the spread of the virus.
In the Algeciras City Council, the municipal auditor has tested positive after the PCR test that was carried out after learning of the contagion from a direct relativeor. This official is well and without symptoms at home, according to municipal sources, and his workplace has been disinfected. His colleagues (without specifying the number of them) have also been isolated, after the rapid application of the current protocol by said local administration.
In La Línea, as the SER string, there is also there is an incidence in the Municipal Infrastructure Delegation, whose workers have been isolated after knowing that the sentimental partner of one of them is infected. And in Tarifa, the digital newspaper Tarifaaldia has made known that there are two positives among the municipal staff, which has forced workers from up to seven departments of the City Council to be confined. In both cases, the different pertinent actions of cleaning, disinfection and quarantine of the companions of the infected have also been implemented.
The pandemic is still present and increasing in our region, which adds 956 confirmed cases since last March and that today Friday, at this rate, it could exceed a thousand infections. At the provincial level, Cádiz with 3,036 surpassed the barrier of 3,000 positives in covid19 this past Thursday.