(DNO) – La1ere in Guadeloupe has been reporting that a family of 3 are under observation after one family member stayed in an area infected with the coronavirus.
The family is asymptomatic (exhibiting no symptoms) but have been put under observation by health officials to assuage any concerns about virus infection.
This suspected case comes on the heels of a dramatic increase in confirmed cases in France.
The number of french cases doubled on Thursday (27th February) where the number jumped from 18 to 38 from the previous day.
This sudden increase has sparked greater attention from both the general public and officials in France and french territories.