Lhe federal government has announced a series of measures to stem the rise in coronavirus cases in Belgium. The new Minister of Public Health Frank Vandenbroucke (SP.A) announced Tuesday a tightening of the rules for social contacts. From this Friday (October 9), each citizen is asked to limit his close contacts, that is to say the people with whom we come into physical contact and with whom we do not respect the distance, to three people maximum per individual.
The virologist Emmanuel André approves these new rules: “I salute the courage of our government for having been able to propose the necessary measures to return to an area where we will be able to regain control of this epidemic. It is necessary and it will succeed if we all move forward together. Courage to all! », Reacted the expert on Twitter.