The infections rise and the president of the Lazio Region Nicola Zingaretti raises the level of guard. From Pisana the message that arrives is clear: going back to wearing the mask outdoors becomes necessary. A warning already leaked by the latest Safety Committees where the prefect Matteo Piantedosi had stressed the importance of contingent on the squares of the nightlife of Rome and the shopping streets in view of Christmas, applying the now well-known ‘Rome Model’.
In the last few hours, Zingaretti has invited a letter to the Prefects and Mayors of Lazio, inviting them to consider a series of measures. “The evolution of the pandemic from Covid-19 requires all of us to pay the utmost attention and responsibility. Thanks to the broad participation in the vaccination campaign, in our region the data relating to hospitalizations, and in particular to those in intensive care, remains under control. – the letter reads – The epidemiological situation tends, however, to worsen, and requires a precise and rigorous control on the safety of behavior “.
“Today we are called once again to make an effort to determine conduct that is respectful of the rules imposed by the emergency and to ensure that these are observed by all. I believe, for these reasons, it is important to pay the utmost attention to all the actors concerned, from the local administrators to the security forces. Police, in order to guarantee compliance everywhere with the safety rules for public health “, therefore Zingaretti’s invitation:” Where necessary, also considering the adoption of particular measures, always based on the incidence of the virus in the various territorial realities of the Region: I am referring in particular to the obligation to wear masks outdoors, especially in meeting places and shopping centers. Sure to be able to count on your full cooperation on this occasion as well, I offer my best regards “.