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Technical Committee on the situation of COVID / Fico: The risk has increased, Universities will continue online

  • 11/23/2020 10:53 AM
Technical Committee on the situation of COVID / Fico: The risk has increased, Universities will continue online

The Technical Committee of Experts for the fight against COVID has issued a statement to the media.

The director of the IPH, Albana Fico, has stated that 2.1 percent is the ratio of deaths in relation to infections and the number of tests per person is 1 per 1000 inhabitants per week, we have moved to 5.8 per 1000. This situation requires acting in compliance with the measures.

"The risk has increased with the increase of daily cases, the most affected age groups are 65-74, and are followed by 55-64. The number of tests per person is 5.8 / 1000 inhabitants per week. "This situation requires the cooperation of the authorities," said Fico.

Deputy Minister of Health, Mira Rakacolli, stated that online education will continue.

"The situation is slightly aggravated, but it is under control. Teaching in universities will continue online for a period depending on the announcement we will make ", said the deputy Minister of Health, Mira Rakacolli.

Rakacolli, meanwhile, called on all citizens to respect the measures against the spread of Covid.

"Dear citizens, if you implement those measures that we have strongly requested constantly, the epidemic will be stopped.In the decisions we make, we are oriented by the concrete numbers and the recommendations made by the WHO and made by our colleagues in the world. Therefore, we should continue to wear masks, not to go to bars, not to gather more than 10 people, to eliminate the ceremonies, to limit our participation in activities and to respect the safety protocols ", said Rakacolli.

/Klara Ruci/