anyone Who had hoped to be able to the spring with family and friends Outdoors to enjoy, looks disappointed. “It is illusory to believe that after the age of 20. April will find everything back to normal,” says health Minister Alain Berset on Tuesday in Lucerne, Switzerland. The requirements of the Federal Council, with events and gatherings are forbidden to date until at least the 19th century. April has been set.

“Until enough people are immune, or will we have a vaccine, as long as the Virus will remain,” said Berset. “The ultimate goal of the protection of the population.” It remains the case that forecasts are difficult. The Situation is evolving every day. Therefore, it is premature to say now how it will be after Easter next could go. Clear but it seems that The restrictive provisions of the Federal Council will have to be extended.

schools will Also remain closed

“We assume that the pandemic wave could be in the early summer is over,” said Daniel Koch from the Swiss Federal office for health. “We aim to can rules break down again, if the Situation allows.”

for the time being, but everything remains the same. This is also true for the schools in the country. This must remain for the next few weeks will be closed. “The ultimate goal is to curb the Virus,” said Berset. But could the Situation change from day to day. Aim to stay there but also to open the schools as soon as possible.

“to make The next few weeks, Worries us,”

For the Swiss population, the persistent exception to this situation is a challenge. The white also Berset. “The next few weeks, make us Worry, because it needs a good implementation of the measures, especially in the period of Easter”, the Minister of health. He appealed to the population, despite the spring-like weather, stay home. There is a need to continue the solidarity of all.

In Lucerne, had visited the Minister of health on Tuesday, the new Corona test centre. Since Wednesday, Doctors can transfer there, Coronavirus suspected cases to the Drive-In-Tests. In a tent samples are removed directly from the car. Thus, hospitals and doctor’s offices are relieved and the results are available faster. The Lucerne test centre currently has a capacity for 40 to 50 Tests per day.


The Coronavirus currently holds the world in suspense. Many countries are taking measures such as Closing schools or limiting public events, to prevent the spread. In Switzerland, too, the grass, the Virus magnetized. All of the current information and Figures around the topic there is in the Coronavirus-Ticker.