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Coronavirus Mexico and the world, March 24: live COVID-19 breaking news


  • Due to coronavirus, Mexican dies in Peru

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE) and the Embassy of Mexico in Peru confirmed the death of a Mexican in Cusco, Peru, who tested positive for COVID-19 .

  • There will be credits for businesses affected by COVID-19

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced on Tuesday that low-interest loans will be granted to small businesses affected by the contingency of COVID-19.

  • SHCP will allocate 25 thousand mp to the states to serve COVID-19

The Secretary of the Treasury, Arturo Herrera Gutiérrez, reported on Tuesday that in the next few days 25 billion pesos will be allocated to the states to attend to the emergency generated by the COVID-19 in Mexico.

The official also highlighted that 15 thousand 300 million pesos have been transferred to the state health systems.

  • Navy and Army will assist the population throughout the country for Covid-19

The Secretariats of National Defense (Sedena) and the Navy (Semar) will be able to implement the DN-III plan to assist the population in the mitigation and transmission control of the Covid-19.

The secretaries of these units reported on the capabilities of the armed forces to cope with the pandemic.

  • Mexico begins phase 2 due to coronavirus

During the morning press conference on Tuesday, Dr. López-Gatell stated that Mexico formally entered phase 2 of the pandemic due to the new coronavirus COVID-19.

He affirmed that the time has come to apply massive strategies to contain Covid-19 in Mexican territory.

  • Government presents plan against coronavirus

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador reported on the measures that will be carried out in our country to face the health emergency due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, which have the purpose of informing and acting with caution.

  • AMLO will present a plan against the coronavirus in its morning on Tuesday

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, reported that this Tuesday, during his morning conference, the plan that the federal government developed to protect the vulnerable population against the spread of the coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae) Covid-19, in our country will be announced.

The president issued a message through his social networks, in which he explains that said announcement will be at his press conference at 7:00 am, in addition to calling on the population to have courage, assuring that "we will get ahead".

  • Four deaths and 367 infections in Mexico due to new coronavirus

During the conference on Monday, the Health authorities reported that until the afternoon the death of four people had been confirmed by the new coronavirus (COVID-19) , while the number of infected people rose to 367.

  • The UNAM will carry out 20 daily diagnoses of coronavirus

The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) reported that starting this Tuesday, March 24, it will make available to the university community the molecular diagnostic service for SARS-CoV-2, better known as coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae) Covid-19 .

Through a statement, the highest house of studies indicated that said study will be carried out at the Ciudad Universitaria Medical Center and only 20 tests will be performed daily.

  • Coronavirus: In case of contingency they will broadcast masses on TV and social networks

The Archdiocese of Mexico reported that following the measures taken to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae) Covid-19, during the contingency will be transmitted through their accounts in social networks and broadcast television , the Holy Mass from the 19:00 hours, as well as other activities.

The 12:00 pm Sunday Mass will also be broadcast in the Basilica of Guadalupe on open television, as well as on the social networks of the Basilica of Guadalupe.

Through a statement, the Primate Archdiocese of Mexico (APM) detailed that the Angelus transmission may be followed daily, starting at 12:00 noon; the morning prayer at 8:30; Holy Mass from 9:00 a.m., as well as the recitation of the Holy Rosary at 5:00 p.m.

  • Coronavirus: Edomex also cancels vehicle verification processes

As a way of complying with the sanitary measures implemented in the entity to prevent risks of contagion by the coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae) Covid-19, the Ministry of the Environment and the General Directorate for the Prevention and Control of Atmospheric Pollution (DGPCCA) in the State of Mexico, reported that the activities at verificentros will be suspended, from March 24 to April 20, 2020.

The Secretariat of the Environment of the Government of the State of Mexico (SMA) indicated that it will grant, for the only time, an extension to carry out the vehicle verification, since the verificentros will remain closed as of this Tuesday and until April 20, 2020 .

  • Coronavirus: Chihuahua reports suspension of activities and closure of businesses

Cinemas, museums, theaters or bars, are just some of the businesses that must close in Chihuahua to meet the contingency of COVID-19, as announced by the state government to the population.

  • Coronavirus: Coahuila will have modifications in establishments

A restaurant in Torreón brought forward the fortnight and gave paid vacations to its workers, in support of the COVID-19 coronavirus contingency; In addition, state authorities recommend that businesses install filters at their entrances.

  • Coronavirus: In Guanajuato you can receive data from COVID-19 by WhatsApp

After the outbreak of the new Coronavirus COVID-19 was reported in Mexico a few weeks ago and seven cases have been recorded in the state of Guanajuato so far, authorities of the entity have implemented different measures against the disease, one of which is to maintain informed to the population through WhatsApp .

  • Coronavirus: Tzintzuntzan City Council halts work for COVID-19

After the number of positive cases of new coronavirus COVID-19 increased to 10 in the state of Michoacán, the Tzintzuntzan City Council decided to stop its work , as part of the measures to avoid contagion in the region.

Through its official Facebook account, the Tzintzuntzan City Council reported the application of this measure on Monday afternoon, March 23.

  • Coronavirus: 8 municipalities added to curfew in Sonora

After last Friday, the municipality of Nacozari de García made the decision to activate the curfew due to the outbreak of the new coronavirus COVID-19 in the state of Hermosillo, other municipalities have joined this measure, with the aim of stop contagion in the entity.

This March 23, the eight municipalities of the Sonora River Region determined to activate the curfew in their respective territories starting this Monday, with strict adherence to the recommendations issued by the Ministry of Health and the State Government.

Google translation from UnoTV.

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