This morning, 27 sampling personnels from Hefei CDC went to zhougutui farmers’ market in , and are expected to carry out nucleic acid detection on thousands of people. The reporter learned that the main participants in the test are merchants engaged in aquatic products and frozen food business.
At 8:10 am, several vehicles loaded with testing staffs and epidemic prevention materials drove into zhougutui farmers’ market. It is reported that the Municipal Center for Disease Control and prevention has specially set up a leading and screening support group, and 27 sampling personnels from various departments are divided into 9 working groups.
At the sampling site, merchants lined up for testing in an orderly manner according to the store numbers, and each test was completed in less than a minute on average. In the hot and humid weather, the sampling staff still needed to wear airtight protective clothing to continue working outdoors.