The small province of Ouazzane has known for weeks a significant increase in confirmed Covid-19 cases, severe cases but also deaths. In a move to limit the spread of the ghost virus, local authorities have taken action by taking several restrictive measures.
Thus, the authorities of the province have decided to establish a curfew in the city, limiting the movement of citizens from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., with the closure of gardens, public parks and playgrounds. proximity.
The Ouezzane region is experiencing a significant increase in the number of new coronavirus infections, with an increase in severe cases placed in intensive care, reaching 19 critical cases, which exceeds the capacity of the provincial hospital, Abu Lkasim Zahrawi.
The new measures coincide with the recording of a record number of coronavirus infections in the city of Ouazzane compared to recent months, prompting local authorities to take a number of measures to limit traffic on the streets, by reducing the working hours of local markets and supermarkets, which will close at 5 p.m.
The decisions also include the strengthening of surveillance at the entrances and exits of the city, the ban on gatherings of more than five people, the closure of traditional and modern Hammams, hairdressing salons and gymnasiums, while imposing the provision of citizens of the exceptional travel document to and from Ouazzane.
In addition to the aforementioned measures, the Regional Monitoring Committee has decided to intensify awareness campaigns linked to the application of preventive measures to limit the spread of Covid 19, while strengthening the monitoring of the progress of the application of decisions in force, calling on all citizens to respect them under penalty of fines and penalties provided for by law.