Zikalala opens new quarantine site inside Clairwood Hospital

Sihle Zikalala Twitter @kzngov 2 - Zikalala opens new quarantine site inside Clairwood Hospital

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala has opened a brand new quarantine site inside the Clairwood hospital in Durban.

The extension and renovations are estimated at over R200-million.

The facility took six months from start to completion.

Zikalala says the province is prepared to fast track the development of similar healthcare facilities at other sites.

In the video below, Zikalala adds the site will continue to operate even after the pandemic has passed:

KwaZulu-Natal COVID-19 stats

KwaZulu-Natal currently stands at 106 565 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 82 599 recoveries and 1789 deaths.

Over 11-million screenings have taken place and over 223 000 tests have been conducted.

 

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