As the Deputy Minister of Civil Protection Nikos Hardalias announced , in the Municipality of Thira of the Regional Unit of Thera the active cases of coronavirus were 34 on January 30, when the additional restrictive measures came into force, and currently it is 45.
Respectively, the Municipality of Mykonos had 25 active cases on January 30 when the additional restrictive measures came into force and today it has 50. So despite the measures, the number of cases has doubled.
The Municipality of Chalkida of the Regional Unit of Evia, had 189 active cases on January 30 when the additional restrictive measures came into force and currently has 292 active cases. That is, within a few days the cases have increased by 35%.
In the Municipality of Patras of the Regional Unit of Achaia, the active cases were 173 on January 30, when the additional restrictive measures came into force and at the moment it is 349,that is, they have more than doubled within a few days (50.43% increase in cases).
Finally, an increasing trend of cases is observed in the Municipality of Agios Nikolaos of the Regional Unit of Lassithi. More specifically, the active cases on February 1, when it took effect
of additional measures, was 43 and is currently 78.
A total lockdown will be applied in these areas, which will be valid from tomorrow, Saturday, February 6.
Specifically: The operation of retail is suspended, as well as hairdressers, barbershops, beauty salons as well as diet services and dietary units, personal hygiene and body care services, but also KTEO and OPAP agencies.
Only supermarkets, grocery stores and pharmacies remain open. The attendance at schools of all levels and nurseries is also suspended. The schools will operate with the method of distance learning.
It should be noted that the Primary Schools and the Nursery Schools will continue to operate in the Municipalities of Mykonos and Thira only, due to the non-detection of mutations, but also the special characteristics of the causes of the spread of the virus on these islands.
Transportation to and from Municipalities is minimized – entry and exit from these five municipalities is only allowed for work purposes.
The operation of the Courts is also suspended.
It is also not allowed to perform any kind of services and rituals in the presence of believers in places of worship, with the exception of funerals, as well as individual prayer.
In addition, given the findings of the tracking, construction activity in these areas is suspended for the next 15 days.
It is reminded that in these areas as well as in the “red” areas:
– Citizens are not allowed to travel from 6 in the afternoon until 5 in the morning, with the sole exception of moving for health reasons, for work reasons and for a short walk of a pet around the permanent residence.
– While they remain in suspension of any kind of sports activity, as well as the operation of cultural venues.
It is also mandatory to use a mask indoors and outdoors and to apply telework as much as possible (at least 50% for these areas).
The restaurants operate, as in the whole country, with the method of take away and delivery. As far as take away is concerned, it is reminded that this is not an independent reason for moving.