Newsbook.com.mt visited Ħamrun to ask people what precautions are they taking to avoid contracting COVID-19 and how the current situation is affecting their lives.
The majority of those who participated in this voxpop said that they’re finding it hard to stay indoors all the time. There was also one business owner who said that the current situation is not only affecting their morale and that of their employees but they also had to lay off members of staff.
Health Authorities are advising the public to avoid leaving their homes unnecessarily.
Coronavirus cases in Malta;
9th March – Fourth coronavirus case confirmed in Malta
10th March – Fifth coronavirus case confirmed in Malta
11th March – 7th coronavirus case confirmed
14th March – 19-year old Maltese tests positive for coronavirus
14th March – Watch: 5 news cases; 18 in total
16th March – 9 new cases of coronavirus – 3 local transmissions
17th March – Watch: 8 test positive to coronavirus; Total now 38
18th March – 10 news coronavirus cases confirmed; 48 in total
19th March – Watch: 5 new coronavirus cases; Total 53
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