The corona situation has worsened
If you have visited these exposure locations, please observe yourself for any symptoms and book an appointment for coronavirus testing even if they only have only mild symptoms. After the test social contacts should be avoided until the test result is ready.
In the end of last week there has occurs several infection and exposure chains in Kalajoki, which are related to the so called Kokkola infection chains.
During week 19, a total of 4 infections were discovered in Kalajoki. These infections have taken place in a private event and within families. These have led to mass exposures in various schools in Kalajoki. Mass exposures have also occurred among the youth in Himanka.
At least some of the people have been exposed to the ‘Indian variant’, which has proven to be significantly more transmissible.
Koronavilkku is a contact tracing app produced by the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) to help you find out whether you may have been exposed to coronavirus. If you have a coronavirus test and are diagnosed as infected, you can use the app to share this anonymously with those you have been in close contact with. Your privacy is strongly protected.