Nauru Covid-19 Taskforce conducts successful practice drill

A symptomatic resident attending NRPC was tested positive with a lockdown implemented in Anibare village to trace contact.

Nauru Media News – NTV reports the practice drill was conducted in camp 1 with the fourth scenario involving Covid-19 symptomatic residents attending NRPC 1 received medical treatment and to also undergo Covid-19 testing that returned positive, resulting in a lockdown of NRPC 1 and contact tracing initiated.

Nauru Coronavirus Taskforce to conduct drill

The drill expands from the first one in May and will feature a fire scenario at the Budapest Hotel and moving on to Location settlement and Buada district.

The public is reminded that this is a practice drill and anyone involved are acting the role and do not have coronavirus.

Drills assist emergency services and stakeholders in addressing and identifying gaps and response mechanisms.