The federal government introduced that Greece will impose curfews and ban music in bars, cafes and eating places in its second largest metropolis, Thessaloniki, after the rise in covid-19 circumstances.
The an infection scenario throughout the nation has stabilized, however the variety of circumstances in northern Greece has elevated.
The Ministry of Civil Defence introduced that in Thessaloniki and wider areas, in addition to the neighboring areas of Halkidiki and Larissa, degree 4 restrictions will take impact from October 1st for every week.
Final yr, Greece weathered the primary section of the pandemic higher than many different international locations, however the variety of circumstances this yr has elevated.
In Greece, 2,232 new infections and 33 deaths have been recorded on Thursday, bringing the overall variety of circumstances for the reason that starting of the pandemic to 655,767 and the loss of life toll to 14,828.
Thus far, this nation of 11 million folks has acquired greater than 12 million first doses of the vaccine. Roughly 58% of Greeks have been absolutely vaccinated, and the federal government hopes to extend the variety of vaccinated to 70%, which can enhance the probabilities of constructing collective immunity.