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Residents Scamper For Safety In Eldoret After Suspected Corona Victim Collapse And Die In Annex Centre

As the government  continues battling coronavirus pandemic   many counties are witnessing the increasing figures of new infections.

Uasin-Gishu county is among the leading counties that have recorded high figures of new infections that has caused scare among the residents following the surging figures.

The residents of Annex (Royalton) in Uasin-gishu county were forced scamper for safety after  a resident suspected to covid-19 positive collapse and die.

The incident which took place  at evening  hours saw the health officials from Uasin-Gishu county government rushing to Annex fully armed with protective gears.

Annex centre is one of the growing centre in Eldoret town and its famously known as long distance truck drivers pitch  camps to take a rest before proceeding with their journey.

However   following the outbreak of  coronavirus pandemic the centre has been  hitting local headlines as the centre has recorded high number of covid-19 victims with some truck drivers falling victims.

Uasin-Gishu  is  one  of the  counties experiencing challenges of coronavirus pandemic due to it’s geographical location  as the county  is situated on transit route that connects Kenya and other East African countries.

However Annex is currently the hot spot region after the health officials pick two people recently suspected to have died from  coronavirus .

Initially Turbo region was one of the hot spot region after recording high figures but  figures dropped after the county government of Uasin-Gishu   step up the fight on the pandemic

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