4 may in Italy significantly soften quarantine restrictions. This is stated in the decree of the Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, the main points which he announced in a video message to the nation on April 26, posted on his page in Facebook.
“Phase two begins now we coexist with the virus. Responsible behavior of each of us is fundamental. We must not approach each other, a safe distance shall be not less than one meter,” – said the Prime Minister.
According to the decree, resumed the work of construction companies, many industrial enterprises, wholesale trade, restaurants and cafés will be able to sell takeaway food. Athletes are allowed to resume individual training.
According to Conte, the ban on public gatherings remained in force, but people will be allowed to move within their region, to visit parks, to meet with relatives. It is allowed to hold funeral ceremonies in the presence of relatives.
Wearing masks will remain compulsory. The government imposes a fixed price on the mask is 50 cents, said Conte.