A state of health emergency has been declared throughout the Malagasy territory. After the measures taken, including confinement, the authorities shift into high gear. They decided to start rapid screening of the population and disinfection in certain districts.
Cases identified: 12,708
Number of deaths: 135
The extension of the confinement will depend on the meetings initiated by the head of state with the heads of institutions, elected officials, medical professors, officials at the level of localities affected by the coronavirus and religious leaders.
Extension of the prohibition measures for certain regions and compulsory wearing of a mask outside the home.