The Junta de Andalucía has just published a note announcing the perimeter closure of Granada capital and 32 other municipalities as of Monday and the general rule to regulate the limitation of mobility from 23 to 6 hours, or what is known as the touch of remains. The order will be published in the Autonomous Official Gazette tonight.
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The Territorial Committee for High Impact Public Health Alert of Granada, meeting urgently, has decided to adopt the “restrictive measures included in the BOJA of September 29 in the capital of the province of Granada, as well as for the rest of the municipalities that constitute the urban agglomeration of Granada and that according to Decree 244/1999, of December 27, which approves the Plan of Ordination of the Territory of the Urban Agglomeration of Granada are: Albolote, Alfacar, Alhendín, Armilla, Atarfe , Cájar, Cenes de la Vega, Cijuela, Cullar Vega, Chauchina, Churriana de la Vega, Dílar, Fuente Vaqueros, Gójar, Guevejar, Huétor Vega, Jun, Lachar, Maracena, Monachil, Ogíjares, Otura, Peligros, Pinos Genil, Pinos Puente, Pulianas, Santa Fe, Víznar, La Zubia, Las Gabias, Valderrubio and Vegas del Genil.
The reasons behind the decision are that “today the cumulative incidence rate has reached 977 in the capital Granada, 968.9 per 100,000 inhabitants in the Granada District and 774.5 in the Metropolitan District. In addition, the hospital pressure continues to rise. ” In fact, this very week, hospitals in the capital had half of ICU beds occupied by Covid patients.