33 the staff on the ship 'Roald Amundsen', which is a part of the Hurtigruten in Norway, is confirmed infected with the coronavirus. 120 others have been tested negative.
It confirms the Hurtigruten Saturday.
Four crew members, who first confirmed the infection, was isolated for several days ago.
All 154 crew members still on board the ship is put in quarantine. The same is around 60 guests, who left the ship on Friday. The quarantine shall apply in ten days, after that you are gone from the tables.
None of the crew members are showing signs of disease, shall notify the company.
the university hospital in Tromso said Friday that three employees of the ship were inlaid with covid-19. They are all foreign nationals.
the Ship is now in Tromsø without guests on board.
You are now in the process of contacting the passengers and others, who have sailed with the ship in the past three weeks. It is about 380 people, writes the news agency dpa.
Hurtigruten was on Wednesday announced by the municipal physician in the city of Hadsel on, a passenger on the previous voyage had been tested positive.
the Company's director, Daniel Skjeldam, said that the company has followed all the international and national rules.
the Company has many international employees, and there are stringent rules that need to be tested before they come to Norway, and in quarantine after arrival, he says.
'Roald Amundsen' laid early Friday morning at the quay in Tromsø in northern Norway, and the first cases of infection were confirmed later in the day.
The 140 meter long ship can have the 530 passengers on board.