After a high school graduation ceremony, up to 600 people could have been infected with the virus. There have already been several positive tests.
Celle – Up to 600 people could have been infected with Corona after a high school graduation ceremony in Celle in Lower Saxony. “According to current information, there was a person who subsequently tested positive for the Sars-CoV-2 virus”, the district of Celle writes in a message at the graduation ceremony of the Hermann-Billung-Gymnasium (HBG) in Celle.
Corona alarm after graduation ceremony: 300 participants in quarantine
At the moment, it must therefore be assumed that the person was already infected on the evening of the celebration. In addition, according to the current status, there are already two further positive rapid tests. One of these has now been confirmed by a PCR test.
On Tuesday, the district called on all participants in the Hermann-Billung-Gymnasium’s graduation party to reduce their social contacts to a minimum. “Participants who develop symptoms should contact a doctor immediately,” says the message.
To ntv-In the meantime, 300 participants of the event have been quarantined. However, this number could increase. (rjs)