The Basque Country proposes confinements in areas with more than 400 cases per 100,000 inhabitants

The Advisory Council of the Basque Civil Protection Plan, LABI, chaired by the Lehendakari, Iñigo Urkullu, will have on the table tomorrow the possibility of establishing the municipal perimeter confinements and their historical territories if they exceed 400 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days. In addition, in the places where this rate exists, the possibility of reducing the hours inside the hotel business from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

This is the proposal, to which Europa Press has had access, that the Lehendakari will submit for analysis of the institutions gathered in its Advisory Committee this Friday, after the LABI technical table has raised a series of restrictions to be addressed based on the Bizi Berri III Plan.

The Lehendakari, Iñigo Urkullu. (EFE)

The document proposes the modification of the Decree with the measures currently in force. These modifications would affect only municipalities of more than 5,000 inhabitants with a Cumulative Incidence Rate equal to or greater than 400 infections per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days and to localities with less than 5,000 inhabitants in which the incidence is high.

In them, the perimeter municipal closure is proposed, with the exceptions already contemplated on other occasions, and allowing transit to the neighboring municipality for the shopping and for the practice of physical activity outdoors.

Until now, this type of restriction was adopted when the rate was equal to or greater than 500 contagion

Likewise, it proposes the perimeter closure of the Historic Territory if as a whole this same rate of 400 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. Until now, this type of restriction was adopted when the rate was equal to or greater than 500 infections.

Hospitality interior

Regarding the hospitality industry, the technical LABI considers that in the hotel and restaurant establishments of these places where the Accumulated Incidence Rate of 400 cases is exceeded, their opening hours to the public inside their premises should be reduced to the next two time slots: from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Regarding sports, the text states that the practice of all sports activities indoors, except that which affect professional team training and competitions and federated, must not exceed groups of four people.

Easter restrictions guide: perimeter closure, curfew, meetings …

The confidential

Furthermore, it indicates that changing rooms and showers are closed in these locations in all types of sports facilities, except in swimming pools, where the use of changing rooms with an occupancy of 35% of their maximum capacity is allowed, and the use of showers whenever it is individual. In the gaming and betting section, establishments may not provide hospitality and restaurant services within them.

On the website of the Department of Health ( a resolution of the Director of Public Health and Addictions will be published on Tuesdays of each week with the relationship of the Rates by municipality and Historical Territory, which It will be effective from the next day.

Between March 26 and April 9, only cohabitating people can meet in private spaces

Finally, the proposal establishes a modification derived from the Agreement of the Inter-territorial Health Council on the permanence of groups of people. In this sense, between March 26 and April 9, in private spaces Only cohabitating people can join.