Yesterday, by order of the Ministry of Health, which calls for the activation of the Territorial Plan for Civil Protection in the Region of Murcia (PLATEMUR) to deal with the global pandemic of COVID-19, it was agreed to close bars, cafeterias, restaurants although they may offer pick-up and delivery service.
Bars, discos, terraces and banquet halls also have to close as well as cinemas, theaters, auditoriums, exhibitions and concert halls.
Other establishments required to close are gyms, sports venues or venues, casinos, gaming halls, betting shops, and arcades.
The closure of spas, parks, gardens, picnic areas and beaches was also established and confinement measures were established that restrict the freedom of movement of people, exclusively allowing displacement for work, medical-assistance reasons and the acquisition of basic necessity products. , health and pharmaceutical.
Yes, the opening of establishments that provide basic necessities, food products, greengrocers, butchers, fishmongers, bakeries and supermarkets is allowed.
Pharmacies, parapharmacies, drugstores, cosmetic stores and hygiene products shops may also open, as well as gas stations, tobacconists, kiosks and stationeries.
Shopping centers can open only the food and basic necessities part, and all shops, regardless of their activity, can sell online.
Bank branches and health clinics will remain open while other professional services such as hairdressing salons and beauty centers should close this March.
Thus, the Local Police and the San Pedro del Pinatar Emergency Service proceeded to close the public spaces by means of a beacon tape, inform the citizens of the measures adopted, announce the order of confinement through a public address system and inform and request the collaboration of the establishments from the town to contain the spread of the Coronavirus in the next fifteen days.
Since last Wednesday, March 11, the government team of the City of San Pedro del Pinatar, had already adopted different preventive measures following the guidelines established by the health authorities, suspending mass events and activities, weekly markets and postponing schedules and campaigns March, to avoid proximity and physical contact;
while hygiene and cleaning measures were increased.
From the City Council, an appeal is made to citizen co-responsibility, the Mayor of San Pedro del Pinatar, Visitación Martínez thanks the neighbors who have followed the instructions to stay at home in an exemplary way, the businessmen who follow the closing recommendations and Warehouse services, Local Police, Emergencies, etc. that currently work tirelessly.
Source: Ayuntamiento de San Pedro del Pinatar