Additional COVID-19 testing sites across the country were opened today. According to the Ministry of Health, the list now includes the Red Cross Building in Punta Gorda. That’s where Senior Correspondent Paul Mahung was today. He now reports on the testing process.
Also in the south, testing is being done at the BTL Park in Dangriga. In the north, the sites are the Civic Centre, the Chunnox Health Centre and the San Andres Community Centre in the Corozal District. In Orange Walk, residents can be tested at the Central Park, Louisiana Government School, the Banquitas House of Culture and at the People’s Stadium. In the west, testing sites are Falcon Field in San Ignacio; the Sports Council in Santa Elena; and the Marshalleck Cancha in Benque Viejo del Carmen. These new sites are in addition to the Civic Centre Parking Lot in Belmopan and the Civic Centre in Belize City. All the sites are opened on the weekdays from eight-thirty in the morning until two o’clock in the afternoons. Testing is done free of cost and anyone can access testing except those planning to travel.