11 August, 2022

China travelers, Korea and Italy, It has forbidden entry to El Salvador for coronavirus

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

The Government of El Salvador reiterated on Wednesday the measure to prohibit the entry of people from the countries most affected with coronavirus infections.

Presidential Commissioner Salvadoran government operations, Carolina Recinos, reiterated the measure was announced by President Bukele, at the beginning of this week.

Migrant positions at the International Airport and at the borders of the country, They are ordered to deny entry to people traveling from China, the region most affected, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea and Italy Sur.

Recinos told a local press conference, in San Salvador, that only representatives of the Diplomatic Corps and Salvadoran citizens are exempt from this provision.

But nevertheless, People in this group entering the country, shall be subject to quarantine 15 days to determine whether they represent a risk of contagion.

Weekend, in Italy, the authorities ordered citizens to stay home and avoid public spaces, after which disease expand rapidly.

On Sunday, 50 thousand people were marooned in the Lombardy region following the order of the authorities, also confirmed several deaths attributed to the coronavirus.