With the Government of Pedro Sánchez and that of Isabel Díaz Ayuso faced by the measures that Madrid should or should not take To contain the virus, the residents of eight new basic areas of the community, five of them in the capital, one in Fuenlabrada and two in Alcorcón, have dawned this Monday with restrictions on mobility and business hours. They are thus added to the 37 areas that were already affected since September 21 by some measures that do not allow entry or exit, except for medical assistance, labor, legal, educational obligations, care of dependents or force majeure. These eight areas have exceeded the barrier of 1,000 infected people per 100,000 in the last 14 days, according to data from the Ministry of Health. [Consulte aquí si vive en una zona afectada y la lista de las medidas].
New restricted areas: In the capital, the health areas affected since midnight on Sunday are García Noblejas (Ciudad Lineal), Vicálvaro-Artilleros (Vicálvaro), Orcasitas (Usera), Campo de la Paloma and Rafael Alberti (Puente de Vallecas). In the rest of the community, the areas of Panaderas (Fuenlabrada) and Miguel Servet and Doctor Trueta (Alcorcón) are added. These new eight restricted areas add 167,000 inhabitants to the 850,000 already affected by the measures, for which there are a total of 1,025,574 residents. It represents 15.4% of Madrilenians, but accumulated 13,516 coronavirus infections in the last 14 days, 27.2% of all those diagnosed in the region.
Areas where there were already them and that continue with limitations: in Madrid capital in Carabanchel (Puerta Bonita, Vista Alegre and Guayaba), Usera (Almendrales, Las Calesas, Zofío, Orcasur and San Fermín), Villaverde (San Andrés, San Cristóbal, El Espinillo and Los Rosales), Ciudad Lineal (Doctor Cirajas) , Ghandi, Daroca and La Elipa), in Villa de Vallecas and in Puente de Vallecas (Entrevías, Martínez de la Riva, San Diego, Numancia, Peña Prieta, Pozo del Tío Raimundo, Ángela Uriarte, Alcalá de Guadaira and Federica Montseny ). In the rest of the community, Fuenlabrada (Alicante, Cuzco and France), Humanes de Madrid and Moraleja de Enmedio, Parla (San Blas and IsabelII), Getafe (Las Margaritas and Sánchez Morate), San Sebastián de los Reyes (Catholic Monarchs) and Alcobendas (Chopera and Miraflores).
Mobility. I know restricts entry and exit of people except to go to health centers, services and establishments, to comply with work, professional, business or legal obligations, to attend teaching and educational centers, to return to their habitual residence, to care for dependent people or to travel financial and insurance entities. In addition, the exceptions include trips to carry out required or urgent actions before public, judicial or notarial bodies; carry out renewals of permits and official documentation, as well as other administrative procedures that cannot be postponed; take exams or official tests that cannot be postponed due to force majeure or situation of necessity or for any other duly justified and accredited activity. It is allowed to circulate on the streets that cross these areas but always the origin and destination is outside these.
Hours and capacity. All establishments, commercial premises, hotels, restaurants and services may not exceed 50% of the allowed capacity and will have a closing time of 10:00 p.m., with the exception of pharmaceutical, medical, veterinary, automotive fuel establishments and others considered essential. . In places of worship, attendance may not exceed one third of the capacity. And the sport can be performed in sports facilities without exceeding 50% of its capacity. In groups, it is limited to a maximum of six people. Activity is temporarily suspended in public parks and gardens as well as in playgrounds.
The fines, already underway. In the first days, the security forces did not fine the noncompliants, since the Community of Madrid was awaiting a judicial ruling. But on Friday, the Superior Court of Justice of Madrid endorsed the restrictions, which gave the green light to sanctions, which range from 600 to 600,000 euros. There are 222 national police and civil guards deployed in the region, especially in the capital, to control movements and may request citizens to prove the reason for their entry or exit from the red zones. In the streets you will not see the military instead, as the Community has only demanded the intervention of the Military Emergency Unit for logistical support, installing tents for testing, or to disinfect public places. The regional government has published a model of proof for labor issues which can also be adapted to other situations such as caring for the elderly or dependents.
Measures in force throughout the community. There is only one measure that applies to the entire population: the maximum number of people that can meet is six, both in public and private spaces, except in the workplace or institutional and if they are living together. In addition, from this Monday the recommendation to “the entire population”, whether or not they reside in confined areas, to “avoid unnecessary displacements.”
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