The Minister of Health of Bulgaria issued an order that allows the practice of collective sports for amateurs in the open, without competitive nature and without an audience (including football, basketball, volleyball). Participants must be up to 10 people and comply with all of the anti-epidemic measures. The use of bathrooms and changing rooms, as well as the presence of an audience is not allowed.
With the same order, the Minister of Health states that air conditioning systems must not be used in museums, galleries, libraries and indoor cinemas. Just a quick reminder that yesterday the health minister issued an order allowing visits to indoor museums, galleries and libraries, in compliance with the requirement for social distance and all anti-epidemic measures. The order allows the holding of cultural events as well – concerts and other stage events, on outdoor stages , with allowable occupancy of seats up to 30% of their maximum capacity. The condition is to respect the social distance and the introduced anti-epidemic measures. Cinema visits are also allowed with the occupancy of the seats also up to 30% of their maximum capacity.
The new cases of coronavirus infection for the past 24 hours in Bulgaria are 23, of which 13 people have been hospitalized. 9 of the new cases are in Sofia, 4 in Yambol, in Pleven and Blagoevgrad – 2 respectively, in Burgas, Kyustendil, Pazardzhik, Plovdiv, Sliven and Haskovo there is 1 new case each. The total number of infected people in our country has become 2004 so far. Currently, 368 people are treated in hospitals with 50 of them in intensive care. The total number of deaths is 93 and the recovered patients are 476.