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Phase 3 is very very close: López-Gatell


The massive spread of coronavirus in Mexico is very close.

During the press conference on Tuesday, to publicize the current situation of the Covid-19 coronavirus in our country, the Undersecretary for Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo López-Gatell , stated that we are only a few days away from entering Phase 3 of the pandemic .

We have very few days left for phase 3, all of us, not only people with the highest risk of complications, so we insist on staying at home, this is the control prevention precautionary measure, "Hugo López-Gatell.

The Phase 3 of the pandemic is characterized by scattered spread "where multiple community outbreaks starting to conglomerar" and overload or saturation of hospital services.

López-Gatell explained that the possibility of regionalizing entry in Phase 3 was analyzed , by state, however, he also said that this situation

"There are areas such as the Valley of Mexico that already have a spread that could correspond to phase 3, it is also the case of some of the states that appear on the map painted yellow ocher but we have considered that it could be confusing for the population ”said the undersecretary.

He explained that there are several examples in the Republic where there are cities that are not distinguishable between one state and the other and "if we do the selection process, it would perhaps be confusing."

That is why Hugo López-Gatell reported that it is considered "a single phase 3 of a national nature".

Google translation from UnoTV.

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