In just 24 hours the number of coronavirus positives has doubled registered in the Community. And although neither the mortality nor the severity of the contagions, nor the hospital pressure is the same, the reality is that the number of new infections that occur daily is already similar to the levels of April.
In the last hours, 344 new cases have been reported compared to 177 in the previous update. To find a day with a similar number of new infections you have to go back to April 10. Although there are highs, active cases today exceed two thousand.
Contagions many of them of social origin but also related to nightlife. Two nightclubs Benicàssim They have temporarily closed after detecting among their staff two people with a possible positive.
More controls and surveillance
In addition, the security forces and bodies, with the weekend, intensify, in nightlife, the monitoring of compliance with security measures to prevent contagion. Two examples. The Alicante Local Police has sanctioned 33 entertainment venues where the COVID regulations were breached and carried out three evictions in the center, the San Juan beach and the old town. In Gandía, 26 inspections in nightlife venues, 4 complaints related to COVID have been filed and a hundred warnings.
On the other hand, the mayor of the Vila Joiosa Andreu Verdú rules out requesting the confinement of the population. In the last hours there had been speculation about that possibility at duplicate cases there of coronavirus in a week. Verdú in the SER discards the measure.
Listen to Andreu Verdú (mayor of Vila Joiosa): “Confinement is not even in the mind” in Play SER
In Valencia, the levels of coronavirus in wastewater stabilize
The councils of Citizen Protection and Integral Water Cycle ensure that thanks to their coordination the presence of coronavirus has stabilized in city sewage. The Local Police intensified surveillance in the areas where there were more remains of the virus and, a few weeks later, has stabilized the amount. The City Council hopes that, in the coming days, this will translate into a drop in infections.
The councilor for the integral water cycle, Elisa Valía, believes that monitoring wastewater allows the city council to anticipate and the head of police, Aarón Cano, insists that We must not lower our guard because more than 2,500 complaints have already been filed for not wearing masks in Valencia. He explains that although coronavirus levels have stabilized across the city, are increasing in Tres Forques, Fontsanta, Malilla, Torrefiel and Ciutat Vella.