In Switzerland identified 132 new cases of infection with coronavirus

The number of new infections COVID-19 in Switzerland for the day amounted to 132 people since the beginning of the epidemic has infected 34 609 people, said Tuesday the Federal office of public health of the country.

According to July 28 for a day in the country, there were 132 new infections (65 before), three died. Thus, the total number of cases was 34 609 people and just died 1703 people.

Over the past month the number of cases is on the average slightly exceeded or were less than 100 people per night. Since the beginning of the epidemic conducted 769 622 test COVID-19. For the past day was held 4728 tests (before 1965). At the moment, the level of infection among the population is 5.4%.

27 April in Switzerland, began removing restrictions imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in mid-March. 15 June Switzerland opened the borders for citizens of EU, EFTA countries and the UK. Since June 22 allowed to hold mass events with up to 1,000 people.

In early July due to the increase of cases of infections was introduced the compulsory wearing of masks on public transport and in places where it is impossible to provide the physical distance between people in 1.5 meters. From mid-July also introduced selective control over compliance with a mandatory 10-day quarantine for those coming from countries with unfavorable epidemiological situation, including from Russia. July 23 in the list of dangerous destinations included 42 States. July 28, in the Canton of Geneva mask required when entering any store.

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