The Regional Minister of Volta Region, Dr Archibald Yao Letsa has described the disinfection of markets in the Volta as highly successful.
Dr Yao said he was totally happy with the support received from market women, traditional authorities and other stakeholders and also applauded them for their help.
The exercise under the supervision of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development was undertaken by Zoomlion Ghana with the help of security service and the Regional Coordinating Council and local assemblies.
According to sources, 75 markets in the region were disinfected alongside major streets.
Dr Yao also added that Government is doing their possible best to combat the virus and that people must respond to directives for the swift end of the pandemic.
He said the region would engage institutions to practice social distancing.
The Regional Minister also appealed to the public to also implement the social distancing that is being recommended as a safeguard against contracting the virus.