Tag: Social Distancing
The e-mail which was sent by the Medical Director at Mater Dei Hospital says that the measures will come into force as of the 25th of September and that the date has been set in advance to allow doctors to come into line with the new plan of action.
Readers who have spoken to Newsbook.com.mt said that they have used the number which was publicized by the health authorities to report instances when a person was seen without a mask in a public place and another person was breaching quarantine rules.
Among the restrictive measures, the regions have also banned smoking in outdoor areas when keeping a safe distance is impossible. The measures are aimed at curbing a rise in the coronavirus infections.
In a statement on Monday, the college noted that Malta went from being the 'poster child' of European success to the pandemic to being on the quarantine list of an increasing number of countries.
Minister for Health Chris Fearne is to be addressing a press conference at 7pm.
Only a few dozen people went to the square, which was reopened on Monday along with St Peter's Basilica following coronavirus lockdowns. They kept to social distancing rules and most wore masks.
Fr Timothy Pell, a Roman Catholic priest in Detroit, USA came up with a novel way of blessing his parishioners - getting them to remain in their cars while he squirted holy water at them using a toy water pistol.