After 1201 tests, Pavas is declared free of community transmission.

The Minister of Health, Daniel Salas and the Executive President of the CCSS, Román Macaya reported the results obtained from the operation carried out in Pavas, where 1201 people were tested: 1,052 actively sought and 149 who came to the place to carry out the test by own initiative.

Of these 1201 tests, 54 positive people for COVID-19 were registered: 27 men and 27 women, reflecting a positivity close to 4.5%.

This positivity makes it conclusive that there is no evidence of community transmission in Pavas.

The Health Minister also explained that the tests in La Carpio and Alajuelita will be intensified with operations in these areas, starting on Thursday of this week.

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