Emergency state in public health sector extended in Moldova till 15 January 2022
19:35 | 26.11.2021 Category: Official
Chisinau, 26 November /MOLDPRES/ - The emergency state in the public health sector in Moldova is extended till 15 January 2022. The decision was approved at a today’s meeting of the National Extraordinary Public Health Commission (CNESP), chaired by Prime Minister Natalia Gavrilita, the government’s communication and protocol department has reported.
The CNESP members found out that the epidemiological situation maintained extremely concerning nationally. Thus, on the period 15-21 November, 5,319 cases of infection with COVID-19 were registered, of which 80 per cent among non-vaccinated people. Also, the vaccination with full scheme is under 27 per cent nationally.
According to data by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, in most countries of the European region, the epidemiological situation through Covid-19 is worsening at present and the number of new cases is increasing quickly. The countries with the low vaccination rate are worst hit.
Thus, the CNESP members ruled to maintain the present restrictions nationally, with possibility to revise them, depending on the evolution of the epidemiological situation.
At the same time, under the decision approved by CNESP today, the students of the higher and vocation education will be able to take exams with physical presence, if the orange code of alert is recorded in the settlement.
The Decision No 65 of the National Extraordinary Public Health Commission from 26 November 2021 can be downloaded here: https://bit.ly/3DVzcJ5