Covid-19 has lastly attained Antarctica, building it the past continent to be influenced by the pandemic.
Some 36 civilian and military staff at a Chilean study station on the continent tested constructive for coronavirus, according to Chile’s military and well being ministry officers in the southern Chilean province of Magallanes.
Chilean officers are investigating how the virus attained the Base Typical Bernardo O’Higgins Riquelme, claimed a spokesman for the Wellness Ministry in Magallanes, Chile’s southernmost region. He claimed that so far none of the infected guys have experienced intense signs and symptoms.
The 26 military staff and 10 civilians, who are contractors for a company undertaking upkeep at the foundation, had been evacuated to the city of Punta Arenas, wherever the army’s fifth division claimed they have been place in isolation and are less than “constant monitoring.”
“The Army’s V Division confirms its unconditional determination to protect the well being