In San Luis, 46.7% of the samples were classified as the Manaus version.
San Luis health officials confirmed that they detected the circulation of the British version of the coronovirus in the province, which affects people between 20 and 59 years old, while the presence of the Manaus strain persists, a week before its existence Only he was recognized.
At a press conference where the latest local epidemiological report was given, Christella Aguilera, Head of Epidemiology, He said that within the framework of Argentina Project of Geological Monitoring of Coronovirus Last week, random samples from various locations in the province found that “46.7% of the samples were classified as the Manaus version and 10% conformed to the United Kingdom version ”.
In this sense, he indicated that “More than 50% variants that are tailored to people who have more communication capacity, more infectious capacity and reassessment capacity “, A feature of Psyche stem.
Doctor Aguilera reported that the condition of Health is facing significant and stressful moments in the province, “With more than one 90% occupancy of intensive care beds and 95% hospitalization of middle patients ”.
In addition, he noted that the prevalence of these types of illness is more likely to result in hospitalization and specifies that “United Kingdom” cases are affecting people aged 20 to 59 with hospitalization. is.
Aguilera indicates that There are 6,985 active cases of coronovirus in the follow-up and 506 people have died since the onset of the epidemic.
“A 31-year-old died today,” the officer said.
The professional confirmed that the province of San Luis is at risk at the time of doubling of cases as well as accumulated and growth rates per day, which are the parameters that define the risk areas.
New restrictive measures were included for those which are in force.
Health Minister, Sylvia Sosa Araujo, Informed that no new restrictive measures have been taken for those implemented since last Friday, when this decision was taken Class attendance is optional.
According to those provisions, You can’t roam the streets in San Luis from 20 to 6, while Gastronomic and commercial activity is authorized between 6 am and 7 am., and continue Any activities are suspended in closed places.
Authorization for family gatherings not exceeding 10 people.
The minister asked the people for “solidarity” and said “The most important policy is to continue testing extensively with asymptomatic patient searches in addition to positive., Which must be isolated together with their environment and are the only way to cut the chain of infection and reduce the circulation of the virus.