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13 Beitbridge Border Officials Test Positive For Coronavirus

BEITBRIDGE NOW A CRIME HOTSPOT AS TERROR GANG DESCENDS ON BORDER TOWN

At least 13 Beitbridge Border Post officials have tested positive to COVID-19

Of the 13 cases, eight are said to be from the Vehicle Inspection Department (VID) and three from the Customs and Excise Department.

Beitbridge district medical officer Linos Samhere could neither deny nor confirm the development. “Those statistics should be given by Harare. I am not allowed to speak to the Press,” Samhere said.

The Beitbridge Border Post was closed on March 1 and will reopen on December 1.

The COVID-19 scare at the border post also comes at a time scores of people are reportedly using undesignated crossing points which might worsen the spread of the virus.

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