North Macedonia extends curfew – Number of outbreaks climbs to 177

North Macedonia extends curfew – Number of outbreaks climbs to 177

North Macedonia will be extending its restricted movement order this weekend as transportation will be suspended from 16:00 until 05:00

The government has proposed that the curfew start at 16:00 on the weekends instead of 21:00, in an effort to step up measures to counter the spread of coronavirus, as Health Minister Venko Filipce announced.

Commenting on the fight to halt the spread of the coronavirus epidemic, Filipce took to Facebook to announce that 29 new cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed, bringing the number of outbreaks in North Macedonia to 177, with coronavirus-related deaths amounting to 3.

The latest confirmed cases were recorded in Skopje (20), Kumanovo (3), Veles (3), Prilep (2) and Debar (1). /ibna