Nandi County Assembly yesterday temporarily reconvened to pass a Supplementary Budget allocating funds to be spent on emergency cases relating to Covid-19.
During the special sitting, attended by 17 MCAs, the county assembly approved Sh171 million under the County Emergency Fund to enhance preparedness in combating coronavirus.
The County Assembly Speaker Joshua Kiptoo said a committee has been formed to oversight the distribution of food and water in major towns across the county.
The funds will also be used in equipping isolation centres that have been set up in the county.
The isolation centers set up in the county include; Kenya Medical Training Colleges in Nandi, Kapsabet Boys, Kapsabet Girls, Our Lady of Peace and Samoei Boys High School.