In Georgia from April 27 began the first phase of the easing of restrictions imposed to combat the spread of coronavirus. About it reports a press-service of the government of Georgia.
“From April 27 began the first phase of the easing of restrictions within which movement is allowed on passenger vehicles, as well as driving the taxi; fully permitted online trade (wholesale and retail), services for the delivery of all products and activities open agricultural markets”, – stated in the message.
According to the adviser to the Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Chikovani, these restrictions are removed throughout the country, except for those of municipalities and administrative units where there are strict quarantine restrictions.
It remains in force curfew, which operates across the country every day from 21.00 to 6.00, Chikovani noted.
From 21.00 on 15 April were denied entry in Tbilisi, Rustavi, Batumi and Kutaisi, and the exit of these cities for the duration of the emergency. The 27th and 28th of April, exceptionally, allowed entry and exit to return to the actual address of residence.
Under the government’s plan, the recovery of economic activity in Georgia will happen in stages, with an interval of two weeks.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 27, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 2,98 million, 208 thousand died, more than 878 thousand recovered.
The first case of the disease in Georgia was discovered on 26 February. Today the country confirmed 496 facts of infection COVID-19, 149 persons recovered, six died.