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Syrian gov't sanitises 10,000 schools

| Updated: April 03, 2020 13:57:39

Syrian gov't sanitises 10,000 schools

The Syrian government has sanitised a total of 10,000 schools across the country as part of the precautionary steps to curb the spread of COVID-19, the state TV reported Wednesday.

The report said that a total of 42 centres have been prepared for emergency use in case more coronavirus cases are confirmed in the country.

So far, two out of the ten coronavirus cases died in Syria.

The Syrian government has ordered a partial curfew across the country as a measure to contain the spread of the virus. Schools and universities were also suspended.

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