THE Ireland will wait a few weeks before considering easing restrictions for him coronavirus – in addition to the planned operation of interiors in restaurants and bars scheduled for Monday – as the Deputy Prime Minister stated today, Thursday Leo Varadkar.
Dublin is gradually easing the third and longest-running lockdown in the country, and earlier this month delayed plans to allow in-house customer service for the first time this year due to Delta mutation.
From next week, however, the fully vaccinated Customers will be allowed to enjoy their lunch and drink indoors, after Parliament passed legislation that could be applied to other indoor venues, such as nightclubs and concert halls, if the government decides to open further.
“The advice of the NPHET (National Public Health Emergency Team), the feeling in the government, is to keep what we won “Let ‘s take a break for a few weeks before further relaxing the restrictions,” Varadkar told Newstalk radio station.
It is noted that the most contagious Delta strain leads to one fourth wave of COVID-19 in Ireland, with the 14-day incidence rate rising to 246 cases per 100,000 people from 93 a month earlier.
However, Ireland’s vaccination program is currently moving at one of the fastest pace in Europe, with the 66% of the adult population to be fully vaccinated and 80% partially protected with the first of the two doses.
Overall, Ireland has recorded 287,951 cases coronavirus among its 4.9 million inhabitants and 5.026 deaths.