Cholera hits Bulawayo

THREE people, two of whom recently visited Harare, have been quarantined in Bulawayo after contracting suspected cholera. SOURCE: THE CHRONICLE The Bulawayo City Council yesterday moved swiftly to spray (decontaminate) the homes of the patients to arrest a possible spread of the disease before whisking them to Thorngrove Infectious Diseases Hospital. The hospital has a quarantine centre that council set up in case cholera breaks out in the city. The Ministry of Health and Child Care has said the disease has killed at least 27 people and affected about 4…

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