The News Scroll 16 June 2020  Last Updated at 8:58 pm | Source: PTI

Hundreds of Berlin households under quarantine

Hundreds of Berlin households under quarantine
Berlin, Jun 16 (AP) Authorities in Berlin have placed 369 households under quarantine after dozens of people tested positive for the new coronavirus.

Officials in the southern district of Neukoelln said Tuesday that the outbreak involved homes in seven different locations and in some cases with 10 people living together.

Berlin''s top health official, Dilek Kalayci, urged the German capital''s residents to use a new government-backed contact tracing app rolled out on Tuesday.

As of Monday, Berlin had recorded a cumulative total of 7,368 cases of COVID-19 and 208 deaths since the outbreak began. (AP) RS RS

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