新增1本土確診 台師大案322室友也中鏢 | Taiwan reports only one new COVID-19 case

Chief Commander Chen Shih-chung speaks at a press conference on April 9, 2020. (Photo courtesy of the CECC)

【看英文中國郵報學英文】中央流行疫情指揮中心今(9)日公布國內新增1例COVID-19(武漢肺炎)本土病例(案380),為案322宿舍同寢室室友(20多歲男性),無症狀,於案322確診後列為接觸者,於3月30日起進行居家隔離,4月6日由衛生單位安排採檢,於今日確診。

The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, 中央流行疫情中心) on Thursday reported one new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, bringing the total number in Taiwan to 380.

The lone local infection case is a student in his twenties, who was the roommate of case 322. He had been under quarantine since March 30 as a contact of case 322 and was tested by health authorities on April 6.

His infection was confirmed today.

指揮中心表示,因應本起群聚,目前掌握接觸者共448人,並採檢24人,其中1人陽性(即案380)、20人陰性、3人檢驗中,將持續調查追蹤是否有其他接觸者。此外,衛生單位已針對案322及380校園及宿舍等公共區域進行消毒,該校各系所自4月6日至4月17日皆採行遠距授課。

According to the CECC, 448 people are currently being investigated as contacts of the cluster infection, and 24 have since been tested, with one testing positive (case 380) today.

Three contacts are still undergoing tests while the other 20 were tested negative.

In addition, health authorities have disinfected the campus and dormitories of cases 322 and 380, and the school has been holding classes online since April 6.

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