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USA: Cleaning crew on COVID-19 frontline in Washington DC02:22

USA: Cleaning crew on COVID-19 frontline in Washington DC

United States, Washington DC
апрель 04, 2020 at 02:06 GMT +00:00 · Published

Workers from janitorial services companies in Washington, DC, were hired to clean up government buildings where coronavirus cases were registered, as footage filmed on Friday shows.

Cleaners could be seen entering Washington DC’s homeless shelter, where at least two people have been found positive for COVID-19.

Wearing hazmat suits to perform their duty, some were not concerned about being infected while working.

The cleaners were mainly Latino workers who have been laid off from service jobs due to the coronavirus crisis.

According to public health authorities in DC, District of Columbia has 757 confirmed cases and 15 deaths as of Friday. Globally, confirmed cases of COVID-19 have hit over 1 million, with a death count of over 50,000.

USA: Cleaning crew on COVID-19 frontline in Washington DC02:22
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Workers from janitorial services companies in Washington, DC, were hired to clean up government buildings where coronavirus cases were registered, as footage filmed on Friday shows.

Cleaners could be seen entering Washington DC’s homeless shelter, where at least two people have been found positive for COVID-19.

Wearing hazmat suits to perform their duty, some were not concerned about being infected while working.

The cleaners were mainly Latino workers who have been laid off from service jobs due to the coronavirus crisis.

According to public health authorities in DC, District of Columbia has 757 confirmed cases and 15 deaths as of Friday. Globally, confirmed cases of COVID-19 have hit over 1 million, with a death count of over 50,000.

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