KUWAIT, – Kuwait Ministry of Health (MoH), announced Saturday, that, it will increase epidemiological surveillance of all Kuwaiti border ports, after Hajj season is over.
MoH Under-secretary, Khaled Al-Sahlawi, said in a press release, that, the ministry has provided all of the border ports, with all needed equipment, to conduct all tests, to detect any viruses and infections causing diseases.
Moreover, Al-Sahlawi said that, the ministry has started the third phase of a campaign, to generate awareness amongst pilgrims, at the Kuwait International Airport, after the departure of the last contingent of the pilgrims.
Al-Sahlawi added that, phase three deals with promoting health awareness, through various social media networks, adding that, the MoH media office will send more than two million short messages, during this phase, along with health brochures and booklets.
Furthermore, the health precautions are overseen by the Ministry of Awqaf, in conjunction with all Hajj campaigns.
Source: Nam News Network