19.Oct .2020 10:30

Sweden's rethink: lockdown

Sweden's rethink: lockdown
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Sweden's health officials are set to unveil strict new coronavirus rules for local regions to impose - Business Insider reports.

Growing case numbers in areas like the cities of Stockholm and Uppsala have prompted a rethink of the policy that first opted against lockdown.

Authorities in the worst-affected areas are set to have the power to strongly recommend people to avoid public transport, busy public places, and contact with the vulnerable and elderly Business Insider reports.