👉 In this context, the Government Delegates Committee has suspended the implementation of this measure immediately, at least until Monday.
In areas where positives have been detected, there will also be selective testing to detect potential cases.
👉 Before leaving quarantine, a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test should also be performed to exclude infection with MERS-CoV, especially the omicron variant.
“All people who have been in South Africa in the past 14 days should immediately reduce their contacts, undergo a PCR test, determine their travel history and immediately contact the Ministry of Health,” the ministry’s spokeswoman added in a statement.
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