Posts tagged as Quarantine in Lithuania

Lithuanian health minister: Quarantine to be extended for three weeks

Thursday, November 19, 2020

On Thursday, Lithuanian Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga said he will request the government to extend the nationwide quarantine for at least three weeks. “I believe the recommendation will be for at least three weeks, or even longer,” Veryga told reporters. “Given that there will be a change of government and knowing that until things get moving, decisions will have to be made very quickly, we may recommend even a longer…

Lithuanian Health Minister: Quarantine in Lithuania to be extended

Monday, November 16, 2020

On Monday, Lithuanian Health Minister Aurelijus Last said the coronavirus situation in the country was “stabilising little by little”, but said the quarantine would be extended. Based on last week’s statistics, the growth of new Covid-19 cases was not exponential despite an increased number of infections and hospitalisations, said Veryga. “This gives us grounds for very cautious optimism that the situation is stabilising little by little,” he told reporters. However,…

Quarantine in Lithuania likely to be extended, though with fewer restrictions – minister

Monday, May 4, 2020

The quarantine introduced in Lithuania due to the coronavirus epidemic will remain in place for now, Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga says, adding that he will propose to the government to extend the measure for another fortnight. “As far as the quarantine is concerned, there are no plans to lift it completely yet. I think the government will discuss further terms on Wednesday,” he said at a news conference on Monday.…