Jigawa State Task Force on Covid 19 has lifted lockdown order enforced on Birnin Kudu, Gwaram and Gumel towns.

The chairman and Commissioner for Health Dr Abba Zakar Umar disclosed this to newsmen in Dutse.

He said the committee has concluded his contact tracing and samples were taken in the three towns.

Dr Abba Zakar also said Kaugama town will be lockdown for one week from Tuesday midnight following discovery of a corona virus patient.

The commissioner added that thirty two patients were discharged bringing the total of one hundred and forty three patients discharged from Isolation and treatment centers in the state.

Abba Zakar said Isolation and treatment centers have only fifty in patients taken drugs in the state.

He called on people to always abide by medical personnel advice on the fight against pandemic.

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