The state Health Secretariat reported nine new cases of COVID-19 in the city over the weekend.
San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas- Few weeks have passed since Holy Week, foreign tourists and tourists from the rest of the country came to San Cristóbal de Las Casas to vacation after a difficult year due to confinement.
The epidemiological traffic light in Chiapas had remained green for several weeks, allowed sanitary measures to be relaxed among citizens, and establishments increasingly added spaces to increase the capacity in their businesses.
The state Health Secretariat reported 25 new cases and one death from COVID-19 in the last hours; These cases occurred in several municipalities of Chiapas, highlights San Cristóbal with five infections.
Recently, an establishment published on social networks that it will be closed on the weekend due to the contingency, without giving more information about it.
It should be noted that this bar had been operating with some normality since last December, so this new notice could mean a wake-up call for those who have taken the pandemic lightly.
In contrast, bars and restaurants in the main walkways of the city have decided to open their doors to diners, even when hygiene and sanitation measures have taken a back seat.