Stricter and more intensive control of traffic ban measures after the short period of adjustment was announced by the Deputy Minister of Civil Protection, Nikosnoting that the few who do not comply with the new measures endanger the health of many.
Violations of "unnecessary travel", confirmed by police across the country, rose to 1.631 on Tuesday, the second day of implementation of the measure. This was announced yesterday by the headquarters of the Greek Police. Most violations, 575 in number, were found as expected in Attica, followed by the Ionian Islands Region with 163, Crete with 146, the Region of Western Greece with 117 and the Peloponnese with 107 violations.
In most cases, citizens were either not provided with the relevant form or did not bring an identity card or passport. In at least one case yesterday in Attica, the police proceeded to the spontaneous arrest of an offender, who refused control and a case was filed against him for disobedience and resistance.
On Monday, the confirmed violations did not exceed 164 as in most cases the police were limited to recommendations
In Greece, 821 people have been infected by itof whom 22 have lost their lives. for the spread of the virus and as it will the performance of taken, such as the closure of schools and retail outlets and the curfew, have paid off.
to the importance of self-restraint measures and basic hygiene rules o in of the community. "Outbreaks "The virus can become the community in which we all live, if we take the situation lightly and believe that we are not in danger of transmitting the disease to others," he stressed. For his part, the Deputy Minister of Civil Protection, Nikos , made for reference to the repatriations of Greeks emphasizing the measures taken by the Greek government so that there is no dispersion of from incidents between flight passengers. Referring in particular to the 21 cases detected by two flights from Spain, he noted that they "came from 16 different destinations across the country, 7 of which, however, have not had a case so far and remain without a case today."
The epicenter of the diaspora is Athens
According to the epidemiological surveillance report of the disease from the new( ) in Greece and on the basis of the information reported to and recorded until March 24, 2020, its epicenter in the country is Athens where 366 cases were reported.
Small hearthswere found in Eastern Attica (29) but also in Piraeus (28).
It is reminded, however, that the first large wave of cases was observed in Ilia, Achaia and Zakynthos. These are the areas from which 53 people came who had traveled to the Holy Land and were positive in. Now, according to the data of March 24 , in Ilia the spread of the virus was large as 43 cases were recorded, while 11 were reported in Achaia and 5 in Zakynthos.
In Thessaloniki, where the first case was recorded in the country, 31 cases have been recorded in the city.
Areas where a large number of cases were recorded, a fact that concerns the authorities are Kastoria and Kozani. It is recalled that in Kastoria, his first case
Because of his cases In the above areas, two villages, Damaskinia, with 70 inhabitants, and Dragasia, with 20 inhabitants, were quarantined.