Lockdowns reimposed in California, Australia, Catalonia, India as COVID-19 circumstances proceed to rise

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As coronavirus circumstances proceed to rise, many nations and areas internationally have reimposed lockdowns in a bid to include the unfold of the virus.
California governor Gavin Newsom on Monday determined to reimpose the restrictions on bars, eating places, gyms, zoos, museums and odd workplace work: “This virus is not going away anytime soon, I hope all of us recognize that if we were still connected to some notion that, somehow, when it gets warm, it’s going to go away or, somehow, it’s going to take summer months or weekends off – this virus has done neither”, he stated.
Australia final week reimposed a lockdown on about 5 million folks in Melbourne. Areas of Sydney have additionally been declared coronavirus outbreak hotspots. Health authorities fear the surge in new circumstances in Melbourne has unfold to different cities.
On Wednesday, about 160,000 folks within the Spanish area of Catalonia returned to confinement amid a brand new surge of coronavirus infections within the space, simply weeks after a nationwide lockdown was lifted. After a number of days of political tensions over the problem, a decide accepted the regional authorities’s stay-at-home order for residents of the town of Lleida and 6 close by cities.
In India, nearly a dozen states have imposed a partial lockdown in high-risk areas. The nation’s infections topped 900,000 simply three days after crossing the 800,000 mark. A two-week lockdown beginning Thursday has been imposed in Bihar, a state with 128 million folks. The authorities has additionally ordered a week-long lockdown in Bangalore. The metropolis of Pune and different states, together with Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Assam, have additionally launched new restrictions.

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