California curfew enters into force due to increase in Covid-19 cases

The Thanksgiving, one of the most important holidays in America, today will be overshadowed by the curfew. photo VD: Milagro Orellana.

By Milagro Orellana

U.S, The state of California enters into force a curfew starting this Saturday 21 November 10:00 from night until 5:00 in the morning. This measure was taken due to a high increase in Covid-19 cases.

To prevent the massive progress of the pandemic, Governor Gavid Newsom announced this measure, because the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, for its acronym in English), has reported that the state of California to date have one million 89,750 Covid-19 cases and 18,640 deaths from the virus.

Graph of registration of cases and deaths from Covid-19. Source: Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Photo: Courtesy.

The new order will be active for one month, ending the 21 from December, however everything can change, many businessmen expressed discontent, because the economic crisis continues to hit the country.

Of the fifty-eight counties, forty-one must abide by the recommendations, that is to say a 94% of the population will have limited time away from home at night.

People are returning to their homes to comply with the curfew that goes into effect tonight at 10:00 p.m. photo VD: Milagro Orellana.