Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski said on Monday that "the more sanitary regulations are neglected by people, the bigger number of 'red' zones will be established all over Poland, and, finally, we will have significant restrictions in the whole of the country."
Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski said on Friday he had asked the Interior Ministry and the Chief Sanitary Inspectorate (GIS) to increase controls at tourist destinations in Poland as well as in 'yellow' and 'red' districts where additional restrictions apply.
Polish Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski announced on Thursday that sanitary regime regulations will be reintroduced in nine counties of the provinces of Wielkopolskie, western Poland, Malopolskie and Slaskie, southern Poland, and Lodzkie, central Poland.
The government has announced new coronavirus guidelines following a record infection rise over three days of last week, peaking at 658 cases on Saturday.
Health Minister Łukasz Szumowski declared on Monday that the number of coronavirus-infected Poles has been decreasing, and that the statistics have been improving. He also thanked the Polish medical staff, mass media and his co-workers.
The epidemic is in decline and, although this is positively surprising, people should still use common sense, Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski appealed during a press conference on Friday.
President Andrzej Duda is Poland's most trusted politician, followed by Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Duda's contender in the presidential run-off, Rafał Trzaskowski, according to a recent survey by IBRIS pollster for Onet news portal, published on Tuesday.
The opinion that the coronavirus epidemic is slowly ending in most parts of the country is justified, Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski said on Tuesday.
Fifty-six percent of Poles declared confidence in President Andrzej Duda in June, which puts him on top of the confidence ranking. Trust in the president remained unchanged from the previous month, a survey by the CBOS pollster shows.
Poland's June 28 presidential election will be conducted in two municipalities solely by post, the State Electoral Commission (PKW) announced on Friday evening, following recommendations by Health Minister Łukasz Szumowski.