Leicester became the first locally closed British city. Due to the high number of infected people who have recently appeared, anti-epidemic measures will be extended by at least two weeks, reopened shops and schools will be locked again. The information was provided by The Guardian portal.
“I am aware of the concerns of the people of Leicester, but I want to assure you that you have our full support,” said British Health Secretary Matt Hancock, according to the AP. According to Hancock, about 10 percent of all people in the city are infected in the UK. It is forbidden to travel to the city except for the necessary reasons, people should keep their distances.
Coronavir problems are forcing action in the United States. The states of Oregon and Kansas are introducing the mandatory wearing of veils. Arizona has bars, fitness centers, cinemas and water parks closed. Beaches in Los Angeles and also in Florida will not open on Independence Day on July 4. There will be no performances on New York’s Broadway until the end of 2020. The summary was announced by the USA Today portal.
The British ignore the measures and fill the beaches. Watch the Nova TV report: