Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi MP, currently is in isolation, after learning that he may have come into contact with a recent COVID-19 positive case.
Confirmation has come via a news release issued by the Attorney General’s Office, today.
Although the AG has tested negative for COVID-19, the release explains that he will be going into isolation for 14 days, in compliance with Ministry of Health’s protocols.
The full text of the release, follows…
HONOURABLE ATTORNEY GENERAL IN ISOLATION
The Honourable Faris Al-Rawi, M.P., Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, wishes to announce that he was informed that he is a primary contact of a recent COVID-19 positive case.
In accordance with COVID-19 Protocols, the Attorney General proceeded to be tested for COVID-19 via a PCR test yesterday, Monday 26th April 2021, as recommended by the Ministry of Health in the circumstances.
The Attorney General received a NEGATIVE COVID-19 test result.
Out of an abundance of caution and in compliance with COVID-19 protocols, the Attorney General commenced isolation for 14 days, yesterday, Monday 26th April 2021 and shall execute his roles and responsibilities remotely via virtual platforms and other relevant forms of communication