“Possible new measures containing the strong circulation of the virus”
After a long confrontation in the classroom, the Great General Council, at 1:20 am, in the middle of the night, the examination of the amendments to the Covid Decree 188 began. extends the validity of the measures to January 28th 2022. Both those of NPR who demanded the vaccination obligation for carers and staff of bars and restaurants. The examination of the amendments will resume this morning starting at 9. Last night, during the general debate, positions transversal to the usual logic of majority and opposition emerged. Among the government forces, Network, Pdcs and NPR have expressed substantial to the measures of the decree, including the green pass (or alternatively the vaccination card, the antibody certificate, the certificate of vaccination, the negative swab) access bowling alleys, dance halls, parties or events where the distance cannot be tolerated. Tomorrow Motus Liberi and the Mixed Group instead they manifested misaligned positions to the decree and the amendments of the Government, actually presenting alternative proposals.
Different visions also on the opposition front between those who are in favor of less discriminating measures for the unvaccinated and those who instead would like the obligation to vaccinate. The Secretary of Health Roberto Ciavatta during the debate he said that 1,630 third doses administered and in support of the vaccine are neglected, he said that the risk of hospitalization for those who become infected is 5.88% if not vaccinated, while it drops to 0.16% for the vaccinated. He also clarified that the publication of the Spallanzan studyi on Sputnik vaccination in San Marino has been urged several times and could by November. The Secretary of Health, a support of the decree, said that the will is to avoid being in dramatic situations, with saturated intensive care, as is the case in some European countries where lockdowns are also returning. Ciavatta has announced that it will probably be necessary well before the expiry of the decree being ratified intervene with other measures requests by the vaccines commission, also because, although there is only one covid hospitalization to date, “we could suddenly find ourselves in a critical situation” considering the 200 active positives and the massive circulation of the virus in the territory, much higher than the Italian average. Regarding the fears that emerged after the recent circular from the Italian Ministry of Health on the recognition of the green pass for Sputnik vaccinated people, Ciavatta said that there will be a need for further discussions and discussions with Italy and the measures that San Marino will adopt in front of them will have a weight. to the progress of the pandemic.