Kuwait Ports Authority to open 3 health centres to prevent corona virus from entering the country



The spokesman for the Kuwait Ports Authority (KPA) Nasser Al-Shulaimi said in cooperation with Health Ministry the KPA will open three health centers, one each at the Al-Shuwaikh Port, Mina Shuaiba and at Al-Doha Port to prevent coronavirus from entering the country.He added that KPA has asked Ministry of Health to install the thermal cameras at the three outlets similar to what has been done at the Kuwait International Airport. He pointed out that KPA has begun precautionary measures against the ships docking at the Kuwaiti ports, especially the tankers and the ships coming from the East Asia. He indicated the three health centers will be fully equipped with necessary medicines and trained staff in addition to specially equipped ambulances.-A.T.