AGRI, Turkey

Turkish health minister on Thursday informed the Turkish citizens living in Iran about a 14-day compulsory quarantine period in case they want to return to Turkey.

Fahrettin Koca’s remarks came in eastern Agri province where he was investigating measures against novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 at the Gurbulak-Bazargan customs gate between Turkey and Iran.

Koca urged the Turkish citizens currently living in Iran to refrain from going out especially without wearing a mask and said they also need to ventilate their home.

He said the citizens should pay attention to personal hygiene, wash hands properly and avoid close

Read more: Turkish citizens returning from Iran to be quarantined