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Corona Cases increasing in Germany again; Govt extends Lockdown

Merkel held marathon talks with the governors of 16 states in view of the increasing cases in the country. During this time, measures were also discussed that could bring the country back on track.

Yogita S.

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Published on 4 March 2021 11:16 AM GMT

Corona Cases increasing in Germany again; Govt extends Lockdown
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New Delhi: After a year, Germany is not only battling the corona pandemic, but it is also registering an increase in its cases here. Due to this, the lockdown here has been extended for three more weeks till 28 March. Let us tell you that Germany is one of the countries where this pandemic had expanded rapidly in the beginning. After this it declined but here its cases are continuously increasing again.

Corona Spread in Germany:

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has repeated many times that people's negligence is becoming a problem for others. She has also appealed many times that people should strictly follow all the rules made for prevention of covid-19. For this, the government has even issued orders to the local administration. Even after this, there are increasing cases of constant concern.

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Lockdown extended in Germany:

As the cases progress, the lockdown deadline has been extended once again. However, during this time the government has also asked for some relaxation in some places. On Wednesday, Merkel held marathon talks with the governors of 16 states in view of the increasing cases in the country. During this time, measures were also discussed that could bring the country back on track.

Let me tell you that last week in Germany, it was announced to open primary schools with precaution. Apart from this, some shops were also allowed to open. At present, the rules that have been fixed in addition to increasing the lockdown will come into effect from Sunday. In this meeting, Merkel has also prepared a plan to gradually remove the restrictions and reduce the restrictions according to the situation.

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According to data from Robert Koch Institute of Germany, the number of corona-infected patients has reached 2,471,942 here after 11912 cases were reported. At the same time, the death toll due to corona has reached 71240. In the US, where cases are increasing once again, only 5 percent of people have been given corona vaccine dose so far.

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Yogita S.

Yogita S.

Media Graduate, News Editor and PR Enthusiast.

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