The Ministry of Health has been allocated an additional 40 million dollars to help contain COVID-19 from spreading.
In his response in support of the budget, Minister for Health Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete said Fiji is already learning from countries with one percent case fatalities.
These countries he said do not hesitate to contain a particular place if they need to and are very strong on social distancing.
Take the learnings from all over the world and putting in place preparations 164th country to get COVID-19.
Again, Dr Waqainabete reiterated that Fiji’s index case was irresponsible.
He also confirmed to the House that more than 200 people have been tested for COVID-19.