Another TB patient who had gone underground after defaulting on treatment has been arrested in Keiyo district. Public Health Officials and police arrested the patient and are waiting for court directives on how he should be handled. Barnabas Rotich Kipserem is being detained in isolation at the Iten District hospital. He has already been put on treatment pending court orders.
The Star (Nairobi)
Kenya: Another TB Patient Arrested for Defautling Drugs27 July 2011
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