Due to the coronavirus outbreak, all public areas like schools, swimming pools, churches, parks, sports halls, and stadiums have been closed in the southern German state of Bavaria, as footage filmed in Schwabach and Nuremberg on Tuesday shows.
«First and foremost, of course, it's sad that the whole sports business has to be stopped now but it's just that, health comes first,» said Herbert... Еще Roesner, chairman of the sports club TV1848 in Schwabach.
«In any case, I think that the measures taken by the Bavarian State Government and the Federal Government are correct,» explained Robert Schmitt, a Nuremberg local. He added that the restrictions are not directed «against our freedom, but is primarily designed to protect the population, to protect those who are particularly at risk.»
According to the latest data published by the World Health Organisation, Germany has 6,012 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, with 13 deaths.