“We have to be really careful with these cases. We shouldn’t act rashly and discharge them early because they can create a new sub-cluster if they eventually test positive,” Yurianto said. During an earlier press briefing, Yurianto said the number of individuals with contact with Case 1 suspected of having the coronavirus was four. Later, he mentioned that seven were suspected, two of whom had tested positive while the other five were still under observation.The Health Ministry previously confirmed two new COVID-19 cases on Friday. The two patients, identified only as Case 3 and Case 4, were identified following the ministry’s effort to trace people who had encountered Case 1 and 2.Health officials later found seven people with contact with Case 1. They were taken to Sulianti Saroso Hospital because they showed physical symptoms associated with influenza, such as coughing and mild fever. Of the seven people, two tested positive for COVID-19.The government plans to continue tracing people suspected of having contact with Case 1 or 2 to prevent the emergence new subclusters. (dpk)Topics : Health authorities are still observing five individuals suspected of having been infected by the COVID-19 coronavirus after they had contact with the country’s first two confirmed cases.The five individuals were in close contact with the first two confirmed patients, identified only as Case 1 and Case 2. They had attended the same dance event as Case 1 in mid-February in Jakarta.Case 1 contracted the virus from a Japanese woman who tested positive in Malaysia in late February. The Health Ministry’s Disease Control and Prevention Directorate general secretary Achmad Yurianto said his office was waiting for the patients’ conditions to improve before discharging them from the hospital. The five patients are being treated in isolation at the Sulianti Saroso Infectious Diseases Hospital in North Jakarta.“We will wait until their physical condition improves, since some of them are still suffering from fever,” said Yurianto, who also serves as the spokesperson for coronavirus management, on Friday.Read also: 70 medical workers having contact with COVID-19 patients in Depok sent home for self-quarantineHe explained patients in other countries, such as Vietnam, had to undergo tests seven times during the observation period. The patients even tested positive for COVID-19 during an eighth test, which was followed by intensive treatment from medical personnel.
53 Limetree Pde, Runaway Bay will go under the hammer next month.FROM the ultra-modern facade to the tropical pool setting complete with thatched island hut, timber deck and a towering feature palm tree, this residence can’t help but invoke a holiday atmosphere. A towering feature palm tree takes pride of place. Tropical pools don’t get much better than this.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa19 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoThe standout entertaining feature is the pool setting, which offers a fully equipped kitchen including beefeater barbecue, has under deck storage and is decked out with glass fencing to showcase wide water views of the canal, that can be explored with a variety of water craft launched from the 8 metre pontoon. The rear surrounding gardens are manicured, low maintenance and equipped with lighting. Inside, there’s plenty of room to entertain or accommodate a family, with six bedrooms — or five bedrooms plus a large study — on offer. An outdoor setting adjoins the pool and indoor living spaces. The home features open plan living and dining. The rumpus room boasts a bar.The master suite and two bedrooms are each ensuited, while the master suite and one bedroom open out to a large balcony with water views. There’s also two additional guest bathrooms.It also boasts modern conveniences from a laundry chute, to an intercom and alarm system, LED lighting and stainless steel fans. The property has recently been revamped with a freshly painted exterior and new carpet throughout.