Ministry of Justice steps up precautionary measures against Covid-19

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Ministry of Justice steps up precautionary measures against Covid-19

October 03, 2020 - 12:55
Written by: SafaAlharathy

A team from the Health Care Department of the Ministry of Justice has conducted an inspection visit to the DNA department at the ministry to examine the newly obtained PCR device and determine its operational requirements.

The Ministry of Justice set up a PCR machine as part of its Covid-19 response plan to prevent the spreading of the disease within its departments, offices, and the correction and rehabilitation institutions.

During the visit, the inspection team convened a meeting with officials from the DNA department as well as experts from the National Center for Disease Control, and the head of the Judicial Inspection of Tripoli Branch to discuss the steps needed to implement the plan.

They agreed to train a team to survey and take samples and to develop a guideline to prevent the spread of the coronavirus inside the prisons and other facilities.