Panama curfew orders coronavirus

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Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

Panama joins the list of countries that are taking drastic measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus. On Wednesday, Laurentino Cortizo President, He ordered a nationwide curfew.

The measure came into force at the 9:00 night as Wednesday, local time and will be lifted on Thursday at 5:00 am not affect activities.

According to official information, this measure does not apply to public servants who work in emergency care, government officials, Ministers and customs and migration.

This action has also been applied in other Latin American countries like Puerto Rico, countries with high rates of tourism in the region, to counter the risk of infection by coronavirus.

Wednesday night and recorded Panama 109 confirmed cases of Covid-19.