Switzerland 2020 Lugano. Living with Coronavirus

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Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Viganello. A religious sculpture on the entrance door to the catholic church Santa Teresa. Due to the spread of the coronavirus , the Federal Council has categorised the situation in the country as “extraordinary”. It has issued a recommendation to all citizens to stay at home, especially the sick and the elderly. Celebrating masses is prohibit in order to avoid people meeting together. A Coronavirus poster explains how to prevent from getting the disease. The measures are: Keep your distance, wash your hands thoroughly, avoid shaking hands, cough and sneeze into a tissue or the crook of your arm, stay at home if you have fever, always call ahead before going to the doctor's or the emergency department. From March 16 the government ramped up its response to the widening pandemic, ordering the closure of bars, restaurants, sports facilities and cultural spaces.  Viganello is a quarter on the city of Lugano. 3.04.20 © 2020 Didier Ruef