The Valencian Community releases this Monday the 12th a new update of the restrictions against the coronavirus that will be in force until Sunday, April 25 and that implies an extension of the meetings between family and friends, both in public and in private, after months with very tough measures in the social sphere.
In public spaces, both indoors and outdoors, groups of people cannot be formed. more than six people Except in the case of cohabitants -two more than until now-, for example, in bars and restaurants or when practicing sports.
On homes and spaces for private use, both indoors and outdoors, only family and social gatherings of people belonging to a maximum of two nuclei or groups of coexistence, one more than so far.
They stay the same exceptions in force in both cases: non-professional activities related to upbringing and care, such as the care and accompaniment of minors, the elderly, dependents and people with functional diversity or in a situation of special vulnerability; alternate cohabitation of children with non-living parents; foster care of minors in any of their types; meeting of people with a marital or partner relationship who live in different addresses.
[La Comunidad Valenciana, a la cabeza de la vacunación y de las restricciones por el coronavirus]
Also the people who live alone They can be incorporated, during the entire period of validity of the restriction, to another single unit of coexistence, provided that only one person who lives alone is incorporated into it. Neither are included in the limitations work activities, institutional activities, transport activities and those of educational centers.
On the other hand, the permanence in places of worship, for religious gatherings, celebrations and gatherings, including wedding ceremonies or other specific celebrations, it may not exceed 50% of the capacity provided that the interpersonal distance respects a minimum of 1.5 meters. The maximum capacity will have to be published in a visible place in the space destined for worship, complying with sanitary measures.
The Generalitat argues in its resolution that, despite the good data from the Valencian Community, the epidemiological situation in the rest of Spain does not allow the restrictions to be lowered further, to which are added the new variants of the coronavirus that could put in check again the healthcare system.