Uruguay begins gradual return to classes in rural schools

Some 5,000 children from 726 schools in the country's inland will return to their activities.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Monday, Uruguay began the gradual return to classes for children living in rural areas, as these regions have a lower incidence of Covid-19, after having been suspended on March 23rd due to a sharp increase of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in the country.

Some 5,000 children from 726 schools in the country's inland will return to their activities despite the fact that Uruguay is currently experiencing its worst increase in the number of cases, deaths, and patients in intensive care since the health emergency was declared on March 13th, 2020.

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