Posts tagged as face coverings

Face coverings will no longer be mandatory in Latvia

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

From Wednesday, July 1, face masks will no longer be mandatory in public transport, according to the amendments to the regulations “Epidemiological safety measures to limit the spread of Covid-19 infection” approved by the Cabinet of Ministers on Tuesday. The wearing of face masks in public transport remains recommendatory in nature. Also, the amendments approved by the government stipulate that from August it will be possible for up to 3,000…

Rīga elections will require face coverings for voters

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

The Central Election Commission (CVK) has decided that, during the emergency Riga City Council election on August 29, voters will be required to cover their mouth and nose while at polling stations, CVK representative Laura Zaharova told the LETA newswire May 25. Voters at polling stations will have to wear either a medical mask or a respirator, or cover their mouth and nose with a scarf. Voters who do not…