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Eight cross-border workers test positive for Covid-19 in Gibraltar

  • Because they were identified in Gibraltar, they are included in the figures there although they are now isolating at home in Spain

Testing for coronavirus which is being carried out in Gibraltar has detected several cross-border workers who have proven positive, most of them employed in the care sector. This is now reflected in the daily figures issued by the government, showing how many people are currently infected and how many have had the virus and recovered.

On Thursday, the figure for current positive cases was 11, of whom eight are cross-border workers. Because they were identified in Gibraltar, they are included in the figures there although they are now isolating at home in Spain. They are not included in the Spanish figures.

There have been no deaths in Gibraltar from Covid-19.