In Switzerland, the number of people infected with coronavirus has exceeded 33 thousand

More than 33 thousand cases COVID identified in Switzerland, a day ill 70 people, said Tuesday the Federal office of public health of the country.

As of 14 July, a day in the country, there were 70 new infections (63 and 85 on the eve of Sunday), two died. Thus, the total number of patients was 33016 man just died in 1688.

Since the beginning of the epidemic was conducted 690 701 tests COVID-19. For the past day – 4352 test (on the eve 2476). On average, the virus was found in 5.7% 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 up to 1,000 people.

In connection with the increase in the number of cases from June 6 across the country, introduced compulsory wearing of masks on public transport and in places where it is impossible to provide the necessary social distance at least 1.5 meter.

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