Hotspot in lower Saxony: number of the Corona cases at UPS in Langenhagen rises to 156

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The number of Corona cases in UPS rises to 156

The number of infected people in the lower Saxony Corona-Hotspot Langenhagen has risen again. Among the employees of the parcel service provider UPS 156 infections with the Coronavirus had been detected, said Christoph Borschel, spokesman for the Hanover Region, on Friday. 49 people have been recovered, a total of 307 had been tested since the outbreak in may. Further Tests are not provided, additional results were, apart from some additional tests. Previously, the &quot had;Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung" reported. dpa/Peter Steffen/dpabild journalists stand in front of the premises of the postal service UPS in Langenhagen.

At the end of may 72 Coronavirus were, according to the report, infections in UPS it became known to – the trade Union Verdi called for nationwide testing of the entire workforce, as the newspaper wrote. The Hannover Region is not planning to do so according to the speaker, but. It was also not useful, because the infections were in separate departments well back. The exchange with the company, the highly sought-after, the contact was good, said Borschel.


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