The Nine districts that makeup the Teso sub- Region are now the epic center of COVID 19, including, Soroti, Kumi, Ngora, Bukedea, Serere, Kaberamaido, Katakwi, and Amuria.
According to the consultant physician at Soroti regional referral hospital Dr. John Wilson Etolu, the hospital admits 10 COVID 19 patients on a daily basis.
“As we speak now, we have about 69 patients admitted at the covid19 treatment center which is a big number to the hospital,” he said.
“Most of the patients admitted are above the age of 70 and not vaccinated with underlying illnesses such as pressure, diabetes, and asthma”. He added