Quarantines after a stay abroad could make a comeback. This is what the Minister of Health Alain Berset indicated in the Sunday press. During an interview with the NZZ on Sunday, the Federal Councilor invokes the significant increase in the number of cases of coronavirus, linked in particular to the returns of holidaymakers in summer, and the deteriorating situation in hospitals.
“Looking ahead to the fall break, we need to think about what is needed. Forty trips could also play a role again, ”he announces. Last week, the scientific task force gave some startling figures: 40% of people hospitalized following Covid-19 contamination return from abroad.