Today there is the change of colors of the Regions. After the armor for all of Italy, from today, April 6, leave the holidays, the color system returns based on data on the spread of the virus. Even if the yellow zone is already excluded a priori until April 30th (unless there are exceptions in the race).
The regions in the red zone and in the orange zone
The colors in effect from today have been established by monitoring last Friday.
I’m in the red band: Calabria, Campania, Emilia-Romagna, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Lombardy, Piedmont, Puglia, Tuscany and Valle d’Aosta.
They are in the orange zone: Abruzzo, Basilicata, Lazio, Liguria, Marche, Molise, Sardinia, Trentino-Alto Adige, Umbria and Veneto.
In Orange you can go out freely while remaining within your own Municipality of residence e reopen shops, hairdressers, beauty centers. Bars and restaurants remain closed.
Back to school
Wednesday they go back to school in presence even in the red zone pupils “of kindergartens, primary schools and of the first year of attendance of lower secondary school”. Second and eighth grade and high school pupils will remain in distance learning.
In the orange areas second and third grade students will also be present. For high school students, “face-to-face teaching must be guaranteed for at least 50 percent, and up to a maximum of 75 percent”.
Travel and quarantine for those returning from abroad
Anyone who has decided to leave for these Easter holidays and returns from an EU country by April 6, will have to stay in quarantine for five days e it can only come out after a negative swab.
Those who return from Wednesday 7 onwards, on the other hand, the negative swab will be sufficient and you will not have to remain in quarantine.
Up as of April 30, those returning from a country outside the European Union, from Austria and the United Kingdom must remain in quarantine for 14 days and can only come out after a negative swab.
Reopening of restaurants, bars, hairdressers and cinemas in the red zone
The date is April 20, before that no certain decision on the reopening in the red zone of restaurants, bars, hairdressers, beauty centers, cinemas and to follow gyms and swimming pools. Based on the data, it will be assessed whether these activities could restart.
No call of the control room during the week, therefore, as it was rumored. Palazzo Chigi underlines that the decree in force since April 7 provides that they can “the measures established by the provision be modified based on the trend of the epidemic, as well as the state of implementation of the national strategic plan of vaccines with particular reference to the elderly and frail people, with a resolution of the Council of Ministers “.
Or, to allow openings, the contagion data, the maintenance of health facilities, but also the number of people vaccinated will be taken into account.