Posted by: Rusica Viorica
News / International
24 Mar. 2020 / 18:22
Total quarantine in Romania
Total quarantine in Romania, so that all recommendations of the authorities will become obligations. The announcement was made today by the Romanian president, Klaus Iohannis, in the context of increasing the number of people infected with COVID-19 over Prut, informs Moldova 1.
Thus, new restrictions will be introduced for the citizens, and from tomorrow, the Romanians are not allowed to leave the house except for emergencies, food supply or to go to work. At the same time, the head of the Romanian state said that people over 65 will never be allowed to leave the house, and the army will support the police to ensure compliance.
"New traffic restrictions and new restrictions will be introduced for Romanians, in the sense that what has been a recommendation until now becomes an obligation, according to the "we stay at home" principle. At the same time, we have agreed to prepare for the quarantine or isolation measures of electronic surveillance, because it is absolutely necessary that these measures be fully respected," said the President of Romania, Klaus Iohannis.
According to official data, 762 cases of persons infected with COVID-19 virus were confirmed in Romania. Some 80 of them were declared cured and discharged.