Montenegro is officially corona-free destination
Montenegro is officially the country with zero of active COVID-19 cases.
After 68 days, from the first case, yesterday Montenegro became the first country to „win the war“ with COVID-19.
The government of Montenegro made the announcement publicly last night on their official Twitter account.
“#Montenegro is #CoronaFree. There are no more #COVID19 cases,” the tweet stated.
Assistant of the Minister of Health, Dr Vesna Miranović, says that this is Montenegro’s great success.
“This success adds value to the Montenegrin healthcare system and all institutions of the system that were put in the function of the protection of human health. Healthcare system has created conditions for the revival of tourism. We are looking for the code of conduct applicable to tourists which will be flexible enough so that tourists can feel the magic of the vacation”, Dr Miranović says.
State secretary in the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism, Mr Damir Davidović, points out that this is great news which confirms citizens’ commitment to protecting health.
“I believe this encourages further togetherness. Let’s now show seriousness at the level of quality of our destination”, Mr Davidović says.
A total of 324 cases of the coronavirus infection have been reported in the country since March 17, with 315 having recovered.
Montenegro was the last European nation to record its first confirmed coronavirus case, and is the first Balkan state to become free of active cases of COVID-19.
Source: Cafe del Montenegro