Normalcy is gradually returning on Monday with the partial lifting of the restrictive measures imposed to reduce the transmission risk of SARS-CoV-2.
The sms to 13033 in order to be allowed to leave home does not apply any more, while some stores will open.
Greek authorities have noted that this is a difficult phase that requires special attention. The main weapon in this will be the respectful observance of the rules of personal protection, hygiene, but also responsibility. We must wash our hands, keep our distance and wear masks. It is also imperative to conform with the rules concerning movement and social contact: not moving about unnecessarily, not leaving the prefecture of residence, not gathering in groups of more than 10 people. According to experts, the virus is here and the wager of the coming weeks is more difficult, more complex and extremely important.
As of today, bookstores, computer hardware and software stores, telecommunications equipment stores, sports equipment, flowers, KTEO vehicle testing centres, hairdressers, beauty salons, shoe repair and optical stores are reopening.
Wearing a mask is mandatory for citizens on public transport, in taxis, elevators, hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centers.
Masks are also mandatory for employees on public transport, taxis, supermarkets, grocery stores, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, hairdressers and beauty salons.
Wearing a mask is recommended in other enclosed spaces, such as offices.