Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca stated, “In the investigations made due to the mutation originating from England, a virus compatible with the new mutation was detected in 15 people who entered the country from this country, and said,“ The contact circles of the people whose isolation continues were also quarantined and widespread contact screening was carried out and controlled. Entries from England to the country have been temporarily suspended. " used the expressions.
Her husband, a written statement, "All of the people from the UK have entered a period in Turkey were being backward scan, Public Health Reference Laboratory of the dormitory was made from a variety of regular screening.
As a result of retrospective screenings of people who recently entered the country from England and had a positive PCR test result, a virus load compatible with the new mutation was detected in 15 people. These people have been in isolation since the scan began. The contact areas of people whose isolation continues were also quarantined and widespread contact screening was made and controlled. In regular screenings carried out throughout the country, the mutated virus was not detected except for people who entered from the UK. Entries from England to the country were temporarily suspended. We will continue to inform our citizens about the developments. "