Federal Minister Altmaier announced criterion for mask duty-easing

The Corona-pandemic keeps the world in breath. More than 12 million people were infected with the novel Coronavirus, 198.245 of them in Germany. The United States reported almost daily new record numbers.

Altmaier called the criterion for mask duty-easing

Federal Minister Peter Altmaier has called one of the criteria for an end of the mask mandatory in the retail trade: the decline of the daily Corona infections in Germany to less than 100. "As long as we have Infected, on average, several hundred new, you must remain, where the minimum distance of 1.5 meters is not observed wird", the CDU said politicians of the "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung" (Saturday). "If we two are the infections permanently digits, to practitioners and policy review."

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s Minister of Economics Harry Glawe (CDU), had spoken out in the past week, given the low level of infection at the beginning of August to pay in the North end of the mask duty in the trade to decide for his country. He was pushed to wide criticism and of the state Chancellery of his country had been slowed down. The Robert Koch Institute reported on Saturday 378 new Corona infections within a day.

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