Citizens over 65 are in the risk group in an outbreak of corona virus. Normalization steps were also taken for people over 65 who were only allowed to go out at certain times. Answering the questions of journalists about the restriction over the age of 65, Minister Koca used the words ‘We are in favor of the continuation of the restriction’.
WILL THE PROHIBITION TO REMOVE OVER 65 YEARS CONTINUE?
Health Minister Fahrettin Koca, 65 years of age and older said, “The Science Committee should say that the restriction should continue, as a recommendation. We are in favor of the continuation of this restriction. ” found comments.
Minister Koca: There was no agenda for our citizens over the age of 65. The Scientific Committee says that this restriction should continue, especially regarding our elders. As I just mentioned, we see that the average age of those who passed away is increasing gradually. With the normalization in this period, we see that it carries this virus easily, and it poses greater risk for our elderly. We are in favor of the continuation of this restriction right now. A circular about this was published at weddings. In other words, not wearing jewelry, reducing the number to 1 in 4, not doing games and similar activities, that is, the rules were bound. It is important that weddings are held under these rules. We know that the most contagiousness is with this kind of gathering.