The government and autonomous communities continue to seek measures to prevent coronavirus infections from continuing to increase, including curfew in a new state of alarm. This Wednesday, the president of Aragon, Javier Lambán, announced the perimeter confinement of the cities of Zaragoza, Huesca and Teruel From this Thursday, which means that you can only leave the municipalities for reasons such as going to the doctor or going to work. In addition, from next Monday, Aragon enters alert level 3. It involves the reduction of capacity to 25%, the closure of the hotel business at 10pm and the prohibition of consumption inside the establishments. It can only be consumed on terraces at 50%.
Across the country, the Ministry of Health reported this Tuesday of 13,873 new cases of COVID-19, 5,314 in the last 24 hours -a figure higher than that registered this Monday-. The daily epidemiological report collects that Spain is close to one million infections after rising to 988,322 since the beginning of the pandemic. The Salvador Illa Department also added 218 dead In the last day, 553 in the last week, bringing the global count to 34,210 deaths.
In Europe, panaroma is also getting worse with each passing day. The old continent already accumulates more than five million cases of coronavirus. In some territories, such as Ireland, Wales and a district of Bavaria, in Germany, they have made the decision to confine themselves again due to high infections.