The Health Ministry is going to transfer Ukraine to the “yellow” quarantine zone on Monday, September 13. Today, the ministry has submitted the document to the Cabinet of Ministers and it will be considered by the Commission on Technogenic and Environmental Safety and Emergencies.
According to Health Minister Viktor Lyashko, today, Ukraine has exceeded the rates that can transfer the country from the “green” to the “yellow” zone.
The number of hospitalizations is exceeded in three regions
Today, the Health Ministry has published the statistics of the incidence in the regions, according to which, the rates in three regions exceed the norm: Luhansk region, Lviv region and Rivne region.
Restrictions of the “yellow” zone
It is banned to hold mass events with the participation of over one person per four square meters of the territory or building. The occupancy of the cinema halls and other cultural establishments should not be over 50%, while the occupancy of the sports clubs and fitness centers should be not more than one person per 10 square meters.
Meanwhile, there are no restrictions for the work of establishments. The demands of social distance and obligatory wearing of masks in closed buildings are kept.
The education at schools in the “yellow” and “orange” zones in the usual mode is possible if at least 80% of teaching staff is vaccinated. The educational process is provided in distance form and in the educational building (with the observation of the distance rules and anti-epidemic demands). The decision on the organization of the educational process is being made by the teacher’s council.
Will be there privileges for vaccinated people?
Health Minister Viktor Lyashko has stated that “soon” the Health Ministry will make a decision on privileges introduced for vaccinated people during the enhanced quarantine. Covid certificates in Diya app can be used by the citizens with the vaccination against coronavirus, as well as people with antibodies and PCR tests.
Besides, Chief Sanitary Doctor of Ukraine Ihor Kuzin stated that the restrictions at gyms can be lifted for the vaccinated citizens.
“For example, the number of people per one square meter will not be regulated, if we talk about the work of the gyms. Such norms will act for vaccinated people, both employees and visitors,” Kuzin noted.