Fire officers on Edward Street outside the Ministry of Health during Saturday morning's fire.

The Ministry of Health is advising members of the public not to visit it’s Head Office on Park Street, Port of Spain, will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

The Ministry said this measure is implemented to ensure that no one is unduly affected by residual smoke odour arising from the fire which occurred in the basement of the Ministry’s Head Office on Saturday morning.

“While critical functions will continue, members of the public are kindly asked to refrain from visiting the Ministry’s Head Office during these two days,” the statement said.

The Ministry added that it will advise the public of any changes to this arrangement, as required.