There are already 23 cases of Covid-19 registered by the canton of Nicoya, of those 17 are active. This is demonstrated in the official report of the Ministry of Health, presented this Tuesday, June 16, where it is confirmed that the country accumulates 1,796 cases.

Although it is still not possible to know from which districts the cases of Nicoya come, since the Ministry of Health only offers the information by canton, on June 13, the Nosara Food Bank confirmed that one of its collaborators was positive for the coronavirus .

Through a statement released by Facebook, the organization assured that the contagion was in the hands of the Ministry of Health and said all the information was provided to track people who had contact with the patient.

The Food Bank also asked the Nosara community to respect the privacy of the volunteer. In Costa Rica, the medical condition of any person is protected by Law No. 8968.

On the other hand, the Minister of Health, Daniel Salas, asked Costa Ricans today to avoid social gatherings and showed how in Alajuelita there are 10 people infected by having gathered at a family party.