Local news

Wed - 06 May 2020 - 03:51 AM ،،،

 Al-Mansorah main hospital (22 May) has reopened on Tuesday, its doors for patients after a close down of two days to perform cleaning and disinfection operations following the death of a coronavirus suspected case.

The hosptal also set up two tents in its yard to receive and isolate suspected cases before sending them to the official isolation centre for COVID-19 patients when confirmed.

The healthcare workers confirmed to the local press that the hospital did not receive any kind of support from the Health Ministry or organizations to address COVID-19 pandemic, calling all the medical teams to respond to the call of duty despite the difficulties.

Last Sunday, a joint meeting of the head of the local leadership of the Southern Transitional Council in Aden, Dr. Abdel Nasser Al-Wali, Undersecretary of Health Ministry, Dr. Ali al-Walidi, Governor of Aden, Ahmed Salmin and high-ranking security officials decided to reopen all the public and private hospitals in Aden to provide necessary healthcare services and medical treatment to the people.