Group infection of 16 people at the Moisture Academy in Songpa-gu, Seoul… 13 high school students only :: sympathetic press news news agency ::

One high school student confirmed on the 14th… The next day, 15 people were confirmed
3 high school students near the academy, 3 instructors including the director

[서울=뉴시스] Reporter Lee Yun-cheong = Citizens are waiting for tests at the Corona 19 Temporary Screening Clinic in Seoul Plaza in Jung-gu, Seoul on the 21st, when the cumulative number of new coronavirus infections (Corona 19) exceeded 50,000. 2020.12.21. [email protected]

[서울=뉴시스]Reporter Kim Jung-hyun = 13 high school students and 3 people including the director and lecturer were confirmed as a new coronavirus infection (Corona 19) group infection occurred at a moisturizing academy in Songpa-gu, Seoul.

According to the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education on the 16th, C was confirmed on the 14th after receiving a corona 19 diagnostic test on the 13th, a first-year student at B high school attending the A tutoring academy in Songpa-gu.

On the 15th, a day later, 12 high school students who attended A tutoring academy and three other workers, including instructors, including the school director, were confirmed. Student confirmed cases occurred in three high schools near the academy.

Songpa-gu announced that it had completed diagnostic tests and self-isolation measures for a total of 46 people who were in close contact with A tutoring academy. It was found that 10 of the confirmed patients live in Songpa-gu.

According to the City Office of Education, 21 of the students and instructors who were tested were found to be negative.

It is reported that the City Office of Education and the Songpa-gu quarantine authorities are currently conducting an epidemiological investigation related to A training institute.

An official from the City Office of Education said, “Ms. C, which Songpa-gu is presumed to be the first confirmed, is asymptomatic and knows that she has attended academy without knowing the infection.” I was tested on the 13th,” he explained.

This official added, “It was determined that there was no contact in the school related to A tutoring academy.”

A tutoring academy was closed on the 15th and is scheduled to be temporarily closed until the 26th.

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