Below is a message from the pharmacy in Balzan who has received the news that one of its employees is Covid-19 positive…

A popular pharmacy in Balzan has been fumigated after one of its staff members tested positive for COVID-19.

Balzan pharmacy was closed on Thursday after one of the store’s employees fell ill and was tested for the novel coronavirus. The employee resulted positive and is now in care. 

The Chamber of Pharmacists declared that “immediate steps were taken by the management to close the pharmacy for 24 hours after the obligatory fumigation and decontamination of work surfaces”. 

All employees at the pharmacy who were in close contact with her are now in quarantine and the pharmacy has been professionally fumigated to ensure any trace of the virus is removed.