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Same precautions against diverse covid variants - Kuwait Health Minister

Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Same precautions against diverse covid variants - Kuwait Health Minister

Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Bassel Al-Humoud Al-Sabah affirmed on Tuesday that facing variants of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) begin with adherence to identical measures for such infections with the mutated virus.

The minister, in a statement to Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) on sidelines of inaugurating an office of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Kuwait, has indicated that COVID-19 continues to breed diverse mutations, nevertheless combating each strains warrants adopting same health precautions.

He has stressed on necessity of taking vaccines, maintaining physical distancing, wearing the mask, cleaning the hands, not venturing out except for necessities, also traveling only for pressing needs.

The MoH is currently examining such cases that have been discovered, he added.

The Delta variant, also known as the Indian strain, is expected to prevail in the world for some time, he has added.

Official Spokesperson of the MoH Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad announced on Monday it was confirmed a number of persons were diagnosed as having been infected with the Indian variant locally.



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Unni
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
The intention of Govt authorities is worth appreciating. But the ground realities are not in line. My personal experience at Kuwait Society of Engineers (KSE) is a simple example. I have KSE membership renewed after latest MOFA attestations and received NOC in Dec-2020. Recently I got a new Job and had visited KSE 4 times (with apnmt) to get an NOC. Each time different staff is narrating "all your docs are ok....waiting for signature; come next week". Till this time I don''t know what is the actual procedure pending there....in my case. The core of the matter is I am vulnerable (age-wise) to get Covid while using public Transport/Taxi (as I don''t have personal Vehicle) and I am jobless until my visa stamping is done in new Company. Kindly requesting the authorities to simplify the process at least during this pandemic and not to harass unnecessarily.


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