From March 17th, Ecuador stepped up its precautionary measures to curb the outbreak of the virus when President Lenin Moreno declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew from 9 p.m. to five a.m.
- Last Updated: April 9, 2020, 1:45 PM IST
- Edited by: Anirudh SK
As the variety of COVID-19 circumstances proceed to extend around the globe, international locations are sealing their borders and imposing stringent journey restrictions to maintain the outbreak in management. In a latest video tweeted by RT, a aircraft making an attempt to land on the Ecuador airport was prevented to take action after the airport authorities parked a number of automobiles on the designated runway.
From March 17th, Ecuador stepped up precautionary measures to curb the outbreak of the virus. President Lenin Moreno declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew from 9 p.m. to five a.m. The whole nation is at the moment focussed on proscribing flights for 21 days, closing borders, making certain isolation in properties. In addition to this, just one individual per household is allowed to depart the house and authorities have carried out a system of formal permission to maneuver across the nation.
Moreno stated that motion might solely be allowed for jobs that can not be performed from dwelling, or to take care of the aged or sick. Commerce has been restricted, affecting financial actions at each degree on the street markets.
Only the neighbourhood retailers are open. Cultural occasions have been cancelled with out being rescheduled and museums and libraries have been closed. The Ministry of Labour issued two ministerial orders to implement 4 work alternate options.