In greater Lisbon will return restrictions due to coronavirus

The Portuguese authorities re-impose restrictions to combat coronavirus pandemic in the subregion of greater Lisbon, the urban agglomeration, which includes the capital and nearby satellite cities, writes Diário de Notícias citing a statement by the Prime Minister, antónio Costa.

In particular, again it is forbidden to gather companies for more than ten people, until recently, were not allowed the company to 20 people, violators will issue a fine. In addition, shops, shopping centres and companies providing services will have to close at eight o'clock p.m., except public catering enterprises and restaurants that are exclusively designed for serving dishes in the cafe, takeaway or food delivery.

Prohibits the sale of alcoholic beverages in service areas, or at gas stations and drinking alcoholic beverages in public places on the street, except open patios.

The new restrictions came into effect from midnight Tuesday.

Greater Lisbon includes the city of Lisbon and eighteen of its satellite cities, including popular tourist town of Sintra and Cascais.

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