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Eleven prisoners in Albania infected with COVID-19

Latest update: 09/09/2020 - 12:22
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Eleven inmates at Drenova Prison tested positive for COVID-19. Sources say that the prisoners were transferred to Lezha, as a special sector has been set up for these convicts.

The General Director of Prisons, Agim Ismaili, said that Albania currently has a total of 18 inmates who have tested positive for COVID-19, while 49 others have recovered.

Meanwhile, 15 staff members of the prison have been infected with the virus and 45 others have recovered.

 

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