Spain achieves, as a minimum, the Phase 1 starting this Monday, may 25. Along with Madrid, Barcelona and Castilla y León to the full-they also have access to this first stage of the plan desescalada of the Government towards the “new normal.”
In addition to the City of Barcelona, the metropolitan area of Barcelona will progress to phase 1 the region of the Baix Montseny, who had been delayed along with the Catalan capital.
The health zones of the Autonomous Community which had already agreed to this first stage, such as Terres de l’ebre, Alt Pirineu-Aran, and the Field of Tarragona pass to phase 2 starting Monday.
The community of Castile and León will complete phase 1. In a first moment only accessed 26 health regions, while 18 may be joined by other 42.
In the case of Madrid, its large parks, like the Retiro or Casa de Campo, will open “immediately” in the phase 1. With regard to Barcelona, the phase 0,5 kept the beaches closed except for swimming and the entry into the new stage could relax these measures.
“The worst has already been crossed”, has explained the minister of Finance María Jesús Montero that, however, has urged not to lower the guard down to the street level. At the political level has been advocated to achieve the “consensus” and “political height” the rest of the formations.
The minister of Health, Salvador Illa, has begun to express a “greetings sincere” to all the Autonomous Communities, because we spend “more strong”.
Progress to Phase 2
Andalusia: Almería, Córdoba, Cádiz, Huelva, Jaén and Seville.
Aragon: Huesca, Zaragoza and Teruel.
Balearic Islands: Ibiza, Menorca and Mallorca.
The canary islands: Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura and La Palma.
Castilla-La Mancha: Guadalajara and Cuenca.
Catalonia: health zones of the Field of Tarragona, High Pyrenees and Aran, and the Lands of The Ebro.
Extremadura: Cáceres and Badajoz.
Galicia: Lugo, Coruña, Orense and Pontevedra.
Basque Country: Guipúzcoa, Vizcaya and Álava.
The areas that are in the phase represents the 53% of the Spanish population, while pass-through to the stage 2 contain about 22 million inhabitants, 47% of the population of the country.
Illa has assured that in a short time give publicity to” all reports that have endorsed the change of phase of the regions.
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