German Chancellor Angela Merkel seriously considered Announcing a new national lockdown According to sources from the party’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU), a short-term stop will fundamentally prevent the increase in registered coronavirus cases and incidence rates in recent days, and promote the country’s ongoing vaccination campaign.
“This is to build a bridge to greater normality. This will be a Very short bridge“, interprets Merkel’s party origins.
The Chief Minister of North Rhine-Westphalia, Armin Laschet (Armin Laschet), who is considered to be one of the main candidates after Merkel’s succession as prime minister, proposed similar measures, namely, “blocking bridge”. Suppress the budding of infectious diseases And speed up the vaccination campaign.
The German authorities have confirmed this Sunday About a hundred people died Since the country was infected with the coronavirus on the last day, there were another 17,800 new infections, and the country is approaching the threshold of 3 million infections within the framework of the pandemic.
The Robert Koch Institute, the government agency responsible for the control of infectious diseases, stated on its website that infectious diseases have been detected in the past 24 hours 17,855 boxes 104 people died, and the total number of deaths were 2,998,268 and 78,353.
Similarly, it states that the cumulative incidence in the last seven days is 129.2 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, There are about 248,000 active cases, and the incidence rate registered on Saturday was 120.6 cases
On the other hand, it is already encrypted 2.671.200 To date, the total number of people who have recovered from Covid-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, includes approximately 9,600 in the last 24 hours.
Lothar Wieler, Director of RKI, has “Very very serious” situation. Data collected by more than 70 hospitals in the country show that the intensive care unit (ICU) is once again full, and the inpatients are getting younger and younger.
It is on this Sunday that the German Railway Network has approved a federal-level regulation, Ban citizens from using its services If there is no mask.
A spokeswoman for Deutsche Bahn explained to the newspaper Sunday World So far, the number of Daniels is small, but from now and six months from now, the authorities will enact regulations to be able to Expel anyone who does not use a mask.
If you do not wear a mask, you will not be able to use regional trains or long-distance trains, and you will not be able to visit the station Possible criminal proceedings If there is a recidivism.