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Calls to isolate Verbier resort Covid-19 'hotspot'

National News // March 24, 2020

There are calls the resort of Verbier should be put under even more severe restrictions than the rest of the country as doctors fear the area is a coronavirus hotspot. 

Pixabay Calls to isolate Verbier resort Covid-19 'hotspot'

One doctor, Sabine Popescu, told the Nouvelliste newspaper, she expects the number of confirmed cases in Verbier alone to reach 60. One chalet was full of eight people, all sick. 

Medical staff say canton Valais should isolate Verbier and stop people from entering and leaving. 


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