The undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo López-Gatell Ramírezannounced that will be around a thousand municipalities who will return to their normal activities towards the May 18.
For the moment, progress has been made in the goal to flatten the curve infections of Coronavirus 2019.
Said that in view of the progress and the reduction of transmission of coronavirus that is being presented, there are areas of the country that do not have a “major transmission” what is going to allow that in the municipalities where there are few or no cases of the disease, it is possible to eliminate the measures of health security before may 30.
“When? From Monday, may 18, we will be able to identify that there are some municipalities and areas of the country where there is very low or no transmission of the new coronavirus, which are in different areas of the country, but cover a very large number of municipalities. Almost one thousand municipalities in the 2 thousand 500 Mexico. In those sites we can control the disease, using other measures corresponding to phase 1,” he said.
He explained that this will allow that, as of that date, these regions will return to normal. All other municipalities will have to wait and starting on Monday, June 1, will be able to return to normal, but in an orderly way according to what you are stating the health authority.
“We are succeeding in reducing transmission, having less contamination and therefore less people who are sick of Covid. We are missing fewer weeks, until may 30, or up to may 18 only if you live in a municipality of low transmission. If and only if we stay at home we are going to achieve maintain controlled this epidemic until we get back to normal.”
Through a video he posted on his Twitter account, explained that the federal government was determined to expand the National day of Healthy Distance, which ended on 30 April, one more month until the 30th of may; however, he said, thanks to these measures it is making to decrease the spread of Coronavirus-2019 throughout the country.
“We are managing to decrease the infections, which we have called the flattening of the curve: the registration of all new cases of Covid that exist throughout the weeks and each day. We have a curve more flat, with fewer cases every day, and with this we are going to achieve that people who have serious illness by Covid and require hospitalization, to find a space in the national health system,” he said.
We’re going well in the reduction of contamination of #COVID19. In municipalities without a transmission, we may withdraw the Measures of Health Safety to may 18 if we continue to act with responsibility and discipline. #QuédateEnCasa. Query: https://t.co/FwCIJa6qHj pic.twitter.com/nrEXrxa397
— Hugo Lopez-Gatell Ramirez (@HLGatell) April 20, 2020