So far, a total of 1 257 confirmed cases of monkeypox have been reported in Peru in 16 regions, with Metropolitan Lima being the most affected (1 031), Callao (82), and La Libertad (54).
The Health Minister said, "the procedures are being carried out, we should already have the answer, the documentation has been sent to PAHO. We are waiting for the response of the schedule and when the vaccines will arrive."
López called to work on prevention and said there had been talks with the mayors of Metropolitan Lima to reinforce preventive actions in discos, bars, and saunas, places that have been sources of infection.
��El Ministerio de Salud informa que 630 personas han sido dadas de alta por #ViruelaDelMono y se han detectado 50 casos nuevos y todos vienen recibiendo asistencia médica. Se viene realizando seguimiento a sus contactos. pic.twitter.com/bPNIzLMyNM