Is there going to be a curfew in Annecy from Saturday on?

The President of France has spoken, and he talked about a curfew for most cities in France which include more than 20 million people. To 9 pm to 6 am, all the French people won’t be allowed to go outside and forced to stay home. What about the situation in Annecy ?

A situation that escalated quickly

Few days ago, a press conference with the director of the Health Regional Agency of Haute-Savoie mentioned a potential curfew for Annecy. The incidence rate in Haute-Savoie has doubled in two weeks and the epidemic situation is escalating quickly.

The incidence rate of Haute-Savoie has reached 127 which means that 127 people are infected for 100 000 inhabitants. This amount of infected people is growing quickly and the curve is skyrocketing in this region. If we talk about the positivity of all the test that are made through this region, it grows on 11.28 %.

The main priority for the authority is to contain infected people and protect the most fragile. Moreover, the prefect of Haute-Savoie has to prepare the hospital of Annecy to become the center of epidemic treatment for all who suffers from the COVID-19.

The solutions in order to avoid curfew in the region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

In our region, the three metropolis of Grenoble, Annecy and Lyon are under the threat of the coronavirus. Particularly in Annecy where 200 000 people are living. Since the 17 of October, the mask zone has been over extended in order to avoid contamination and curfew. For that purpose, a new map of the mask zone has been created, you can check it here.

Weddings, baptisms, privates parties and students parties have been prohibited in public places. At home, you are only able to receive six people. The main thing to do in order to avoid a curfew is to respect the barrier movement like washing your hands, avoiding contact with others and wear a mask most of the time.