Two match referees tested positive for norovirus

Authorities investigate the epidemiology of the infection route. We ask you to follow personal hygiene rules such as washing your hands.

Director Yoo-kyung Oh inspects hygiene management of cafeteria in athletes’ village for ‘Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games’

Oh Yu-kyung, Minister of Food and Drug Safety, visited Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do on the 17th and inspected the sanitary management status of the athletes’ village for the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games.

The 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee announced on the 17th that two match referees tested positive for norovirus. 메이저-토토사이트

On the 16th, the organizing committee collected samples from six people, including a match referee, who showed suspected symptoms of food poisoning, and requested detailed testing from the Gangwon Provincial Health and Environment Research Institute. As a result, norovirus was detected in two people.

They showed symptoms such as chills, vomiting, and diarrhea after eating at a restaurant at Alpensia Resort in Pyeongchang on the 14th.

Those who have tested positive have returned home and are resting.

The organizing committee explained that as a result of the investigation, no problems such as virus infection were found in the facility environment and cooking facilities.

Quarantine authorities are conducting an epidemiological investigation into the infection route.

Previously, as a result of a norovirus test conducted on 705 cooking workers in the athletes’ village restaurant and International Olympic Committee (IOC) lodging facilities from the 9th, norovirus was detected in 9 people, and they were quarantined.

An official from the organizing committee said, “Based on our experience in responding to the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, we will thoroughly prepare for the outbreak of infectious diseases to protect the health of athletes and spectators and ensure that there is no disruption to the operation of the games.” “Everyone, please follow personal hygiene rules such as hand washing, cough etiquette, and ventilation,” he said. 카지노사이트

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