In an attempt to contain the infectious coronavirus it will from Wednesday at 10 to be prohibited to be more than ten people gathered in the general public.
It says the prime minister Mette Frederiksen (S) at a news conference.
- starting in the morning at 10 o'clock it will no longer be allowed to gather in groups of more than ten people, she says.
the Prime minister comes at the same time with a strong call to also live it in private.
the Ban applies until 30. march and includes both indoor and outdoor gatherings.
the Police will put extra personnel on the streets from Wednesday to expound on, among other things forsamlingsforbuddet, says rigspolitichef Thorkild Fogde.
- There is a need, we can get the last with. There is still a place out in the community, which is beyond what can be defended healthcare providers, he says.
- the Police will not intrude into the private home. But are played loud music and call the neighbors, then the police will come out and shut down the party.
the Police will come up with a more precise guidance for how the prohibition should be interpreted.
- We are not going to come out with a bevy of fines for people, who find it difficult to understand the new rules, says Thorkild Fogde.
At the press conference announcing the government also, that a number of shops to be closed.
This applies, among other places such as night clubs, gyms, hairdressers, tanning salons, tattoo parlors, hairdressers, vandpibecaféer and other shops, where people come in close contact.
The new measures to curb corona virus are not alone.
Schools and day-care centres are closed in the first 14 days, the public employees who do not perform 'critical functions' are discharged, while in the private sector as far as possible should work from home.
in Addition, the Danish borders has been closed since Saturday at 12 o'clock.
at the same time have a hastelov given health and ældreminister Magnus Heunicke (S) far-reaching powers to impose measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
the Number of infected people has increased explosively during the past week.
The latest figures sounds at 977 danes, who are infected with the corona. But since you do not test every, expects the authorities that there actually is much more infected.