In Switzerland, for a day showed 17 new cases COVID-19

For day 17 of the new infected COVID-19 identified in Switzerland, since the outbreak in the country got 31 217 people, said Friday the Federal office of public health of the country.

According to June 19, a day in the country registered 17 new infections (17 before), two died. Thus, the total number of cases was 31 217 people in total died 1680 people.

Since the beginning of the epidemic was conducted 493 843 tests for detection of COVID-19. The virus was found in 8% of cases.

27 April in Switzerland, began the first phase of the withdrawal restrictions imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in mid-March. Was re-opened Barber shops, beauty salons, medical and dental offices, flower shops, flowers and household goods. The second phase of easing began on 11 may. Opened all the stores with a number of limitations resumed work restaurants and bars, partially lifted the ban on entry into Switzerland from EU countries. Since may 28 allowed the opening of churches of all denominations, to assemble in groups of no more than 30 people.

The third phase started on June 6. Permitted mass events with the participation of 300 people removed restrictions on restaurants, opened bars, discos, markets, SPA, public swimming pools, as well as entertainment infrastructure. 15 June Switzerland opened the borders for citizens of EU, EFTA and the UK. Since June 22 allowed to hold mass events with the number of participants to 1000 people.

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