MÉRIDA, Yucatán.-Faced with the wave of virus infections Covid-19 and the presence of the omicron variant in the town, Yucatán, which has already turned a yellow traffic light, suspended massive events until the next February 15.
Given the change to yellow of the state epidemiological traffic light due to the increase in cases of Coronavirus in the entity, the Yucatan Ministry of Health (SSY) announces that, as a preventive measure, the date of opening of massive events is postponed to 15 February, “the state said.
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In accordance with the provisions of the state agency, it will continue to be the use of face masks is mandatory, even in people who have already been vaccinated, it is also recommended that they use masks that are double layer or KN95, instead of fabric or sponge, because these they don’t protect of the omicron strain. Likewise, the institution also invited the population to get vaccinated.
Do not lower your guard in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic
It is everyone’s responsibility to stop contagion, so the SSY and called on the population to continue with preventive measures and it has not to lower our guard in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic, as restrictive measures will be taken again to continue increasing infections.
This Thursday the application of the booster shot against the coronavirus, Moderna, for teachers, teachers and active educational personnel of public and private schools in Yucatán, registered with the SEP.
This process will take place until January 15 through 4 locations throughout the state: in Mérida, the Yucatán Siglo XXI Convention and Exhibition Center; in Valladolid, the campus of the Universidad Modelo in said municipality; in Tizimín, the National Technological Institute; and in Ticul, the Felipe Carrillo Puerto Secondary School.
Also, it was applied to personnel who attend the Covid areas in private hospitals, the AstraZeneca booster dose against this virus at the Hospital Militar Regional de Especialidades (HMRE).