The control measures have been further strengthened at the customs-border crossing stations of our country in the framework of the preventative measures implemented against coronavirus outbreak detected recently in the People’s Republic of China and also observed in the neighbor Islamic Republic of Iran along with a number of other countries of the world, the Press and Public Relations Department of the State Customs Committee told ONA.
The body temperature of the persons entering our country from the Islamic Republic of Iran is measured by portative thermometers at the moment of crossing the state border, before entering the administrative building. For this purpose, the customs-border crossing stations have been equipped with extra 20 pieces of portative thermometers. As well as emergency assistance vehicles have been involved in the territory of posts and work on 24-hour shift mode.
Furthermore, Ministry of Health and TABIB employees got familiarized with preventive measures, taken at customs-crossing border points and discussed issue of coordination joint activity in suspected cases.