The new Government of Belize “Ministry of Health” held its first public press conference this morning from Belmopan and streamed LIVE on Facebook. The key point of this morning’s press conference is that a new ‘CURFEW’ will come into effect on Saturday Nov. 28th. at 9pm. to 5am. Sunday morning. The curfew will be in effect for 21 days until December 19th. during that time no bars or gyms will be open.
Other notable comments by Minister of Health Michel Chebat is that there will be more testing using the new ‘Rapid Tests’ and there will be increased mobile units testing in various parts of the country, (so expect to see an increase in the number of persons infected with COVID-19. )
According to the data presented by the MOH, there are, on average: 7 infected persons for every 1 person found to be COVID-19 Positive.
Ministry of Health and Wellness Press Conference || November 26, 2020Posted by Government of Belize Press Office on Thursday, November 26, 2020