Rise in Covid-19 Deaths Prompts Curitiba to Reinstate Orange Alert Restrictions

Decree 774/2020 was published in an extraordinary isue of the Curitiba Munnicipal Gazette, suspending several leisure activities.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Curitiba's Secretary of Health, Márcia Huçulak, summoned an emergency live broadcast on Facebook to announce that the city will tighten measures to fight the coronavirus. As a result, according to the new protocol implemented in the city, Curitiba will operate under the orange flag, meaning that several of the restrictions relaxed in recent weeks will become effective again as of Monday.

"It's unacceptable, it's intolerable. The use of masks and other measures are effective, but there has been a relaxation of society in all sectors. Unfortunately, because of this, the flag . . .

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