Kitagwenda district confirms its first COVID-19 case
The Kitagwenda District Health Officer,Dr. Karungi Christine has confirmed that the first case of Covid-19 case to be recorded in the district has been confirmed from Ntara town council.
Dr. Christine identified the patient as a cleaner who was working at the Ntara health center IV after having contacted the virus from a patient who had succumbed to the virus in Ibanda district.
Dr. Christine explains that after having developed signs and symptoms the patient was transferred to Mbarara regional referral hospital where she is currently receiving treatment.