Fifteen nucleic acid positive cases have been found among the crew of a resalt fishing boat in Yancheng, Jiangsu province

2022-05-06 0 By

On April 2, 15 positive nucleic acid tests were found among the crew of a salt reprocessing fishing boat in Yancheng. This cluster of cases was caused by the crew’s contact with cases from other provinces (municipalities). All 15 crew members have been transferred to the municipal public Health clinical Center for isolation and medical observation.The expert team confirmed 6 cases (4 mild cases, 2 ordinary cases) and 9 asymptomatic cases.Up to now, a total of 32 positive nucleic acid tests have been found in Zhuhai.The activities of the 15 positive cases are as follows: March 27: The fishing boat was in the waters outside the city, during which time it had dinner with three businessmen from other provinces (positive on March 30).March 28-30: Activities in the waters outside the city.March 31: The boat went to the shore of the foreign city for nucleic acid sampling. Wang, the fishing broker who took the boat, was isolated in the foreign city because of positive nucleic acid test, and the others returned to the fishing boat.April 1-2: Returned to Sheyang Huangsha Port by fishing boat.So far, 15 of the 18 crew members have tested positive for nucleic acid, while the remaining three have been quarantined.All crew members are managed in closed loop after arrival.At present, the situation of epidemic prevention and control is becoming more serious. Fishermen are reminded not to leave port unless necessary, fix their working areas, strengthen health monitoring, and reduce contact with other vessels or people at ports, especially people from epidemy-related areas, so as to effectively block the transmission chain of the epidemic.It is everyone’s responsibility to prevent and control the epidemic. The general public is requested to strictly abide by the epidemic prevention and control regulations, cooperate with all prevention and control work, and jointly build a solid barrier for epidemic prevention and control in the city.Those who violate relevant regulations on epidemic prevention and control will be dealt with seriously in accordance with the law and held accountable.A screenshot of the official wechat account of yancheng COVID-19 Prevention and Control Headquarters on April 3, 2022