In Switzerland, the number of people infected with coronavirus has reached 35 022
The number of new infections COVID-19 per day in Switzerland for the first time in 3 months exceeded 200 people in total since the epidemic began contracted 35 022 people, said Thursday the Federal office of public health of the country.
According to the July 30, a day in the country registered 220 new infections (193 before), one died. Thus, the total number of cases was 35 022 people just died 1 704 people.
Over the past two weeks the number of cases on average, slightly exceeded 100 per day. This was connected, in particular, with the increasing number of tests. Since the beginning of the epidemic was conducted 784 786 tests COVID 19. For the past day, there were 7 155 test (8009 before). At the moment, the level of infection among the population is 5.3%.
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 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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