Veracruz / 24.07.2021 10:50:35
Veracruz returned to epidemiological traffic light orange by covid-19 after the increase en the hospital occupation, active infections and 4,158 confirmed cases, together with the detection of more than a thousand suspects.
The Health Secretary reported 658 new confirmed cases of coronavirus and 13 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Following the announcement, state authorities have not reported on new provisions or restrictions of some kind. Meanwhile, the application of vaccines to adults of all ages, 18 years and older, continues in the entity.
However, the beaches, cafes and tourist sites look full of visitors without taking the necessary sanitary measures, such as taking care of the healthy distance or the use of face masks.
Four million vaccines have arrived in Veracruz, which have been applied as established by the authorities, according to the delegate of Development Programs, Manuel Huerta Ladrón de Guevara.
Monday begins vaccination of young people 18 years of age and older in 26 mountain municipalities in the center and north of Veracruz. In addition, the second doses continue for adults 50 to 59 years; first and second doses for those aged 40 to 49 and first doses for those over 30 years of age.