The General Directorate of the Internal Security Forces - Public Relations Unit issued the following statement on Monday, revealing that 377 coronavirus cases have been detected in Roumieh prison, and 237 cases in Zahle prison.
“The infected patients who remain inside the aforementioned prisons are in a stable condition, and their health status is not dangerous. They are under thorough follow-up by the officers and doctors of the security forces and the World Health Organization,” the ISF statement said.
Meanwhile, the ISF affirmed that the communication process between infected inmates and their families was being facilitated by the prison phone services.
“In addition, the prisoners’ families can send a message via messenger on the Facebook account of the ISF general directorate (lebisf) to follow up on the inmates' health conditions,” the statement concluded.