15 students at Xuan Phuong Primary School were able to go home to quarantine themselves after they tested 3 times negative for COVID-19 – Photo: MAI THU
Of the 28 people who went home in isolation, there were 15 students and 13 parents. Ms. Nguyen Thi Thu Trang – Director of the Medical Center of Nam Tu Liem district (Hanoi), said that the students who were returned were under 15 years old and eligible for home isolation. The remaining cases will continue testing and will be released on home isolation when eligible.
Previously, on February 10, the Health Center of Nam Tu Liem district took the third COVID-19 test sample for 28 parents and students at Xuan Phuong Primary School, all 28 samples were negative.
Primary school students waiting for the moment they get home – Photo: MAI THUONG
Before the test, the Steering Committee for prevention and control of epidemic COVID-19 in Nam Tu Liem district reviewed the cases eligible for 14-day isolation at home.
According to Mr. Nguyen Khac Hien – Director of the Hanoi Department of Health, students, parents and teachers of Xuan Phuong Primary School quarantined for 11 days. If the 3rd test is negative and the person is healthy, has a caregiver, and the family does not have an elderly person, they can go home to further quarantine themselves.
Students and parents left the quarantine point at Xuan Phuong Primary School – Photo: MAI THUONG
Ms. Le Thi Tuyet Lan – Principal of Xuan Phuong Primary School, said that 23 students eligible for home isolation were subject to early testing, but the families of 8 students asked to stay in isolation for 14 days at the school. so only 15 students were tested on February 10.
The mother comes to pick up her child and quarantines herself – Photo: MAI THUONG
Previously, from the evening of January 30, Hanoi authorities decided to isolate many students, teachers and parents at Xuan Phuong Primary School after 1 student in grade 3 was positive for COVID-19. .
The total number of isolators gathered at the school is 117 people, including 56 students, 2 children are teachers’ children, 10 teachers, 3 staff members, 10 parents, 36 parents …
A student left the isolation ward at Xuan Phuong Primary School after 11 days of concentrated isolation – Photo: MAI THU