BAKU (Reuters) – Azerbaijan has extended coronavirus lockdown restrictions, at the side of the closure of its borders, till Aug. 31 after a extra upward thrust within the variety of infections, the manager acknowledged on Friday.
It acknowledged other people in in depth cities at the side of the capital Baku would possibly per likelihood presumably be allowed to go away their properties solely with explicit permission from July 20 till Aug. 5.
Purchasing division retailers, cinemas, eating places, cafes and museums in these cities remained closed, whereas magnificence salons shall be reopened.
Azerbaijan launched measures to stem the coronavirus on March 24 and has extended them loads of instances, most lately till Aug. 1.
The South Caucasus nation of about 10 million other people had registered 26,636 confirmed instances of the model new coronavirus and 341 deaths as of Friday.
Reporting by Nailia Bagirova; Writing by Margarita Antidze; Modifying by Ticket Heinrich