you have to check every car, every Bus and every motorcycle. Currently, the URI police stops the traffic on the A2 at the North portal of the Gotthard tunnel in Göschenen. As the VIEW on the ground is, investigate the use of force, particularly a yellow Lamborghini SUV with Zurich license plate. You want to know from the driver, which is why he wants to, in spite of all the Corona-warnings to Ticino.

He is not the only Arm that needs to be justified. Until good Friday, there will be three more hours of controls. The measure is large. “All the traffic in the direction of Ticino is stopped, triagiert and controlled,” says Thorsten Imhof. The chief of the Canton of URI stand – by and traffic police explains: “Normally, the Goods will be allowed to travel – and commuter traffic, as well as all persons living in Ticino or in Italy.”

A blast listening to Swiss who want to relax over Easter in Ticino must have the English. The police exhorted them to repentance. On a Flyer that will be distributed to the Handlebar, is not: “It is the right time for a visit to the Ticino!” And: “you burden the infrastructure and endanger themselves and others.”

“It is a solidarity action.”

The Canton police, however, are tied to the hands. Because the travel is not prohibited. “We can’t force anyone to repent or atone for,” says Imhof. “It is a solidarity action. After we left the traveler the decision as to whether they repent or not.”

Also, the Ticino, the chief of the traffic police Marco Guscio appeals to the good sense of the Swiss-German. With clear words. “Currently deceased in the Ticino 200 people on the Coronavirus. This is like a small village that was wiped out.”

even now, the warnings take effect. In comparison to the previous years, only 20 percent of normal traffic is driving at the moment through the Gotthard. Whether it’s Easter, so, no one knows. The weather forecast over the holidays is dazzling.

Also, who on detours builds, is not likely to get far. The graubünden cantonal police is also on the alert and carries out controls and measures.


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.

I Have the corona virus or just the flu?

The Coronavirus spreads further – also in Switzerland. Especially in the flu season, you can assess for yourself whether one is ill with the Coronavirus, or whether you just have an ordinary flu. The differences are subtle, but they exist. VIEWS is defined.

protection against Coronavirus

recommendations of the Federal office for health, how you can protect yourself:


wash your hands: Wash your hands regularly with soap and water or use a Hand sanitizer. Don’t sneeze, you Sneeze into the hands, or cough in a handkerchief; or if you have none, in the bend of your elbow. Handkerchiefs to dispose of properly: paper towels, should be disposed of after use in a closed waste bin. You stay in fever and cough necessarily at home.

contact minimize

Stay home and avoid wherever possible contact with people. You go only in the following exceptional situations, out of the house: the food doctor shopping or pharmacy visit / the home office is for your job not possible / you have to help other people. You keep if possible 2 meters distance to your fellow human beings, for example, in a line or at meetings. Avoid contact with people breathing or have a cough. You avoid public transport. You can be all that is possible to home deliver. Important: No welcome kiss, no hugs, no shaking hands.

stay Informed

Note the local instructions and recommendations. Strictly to the rules and announcements of the authorities. Infoline Coronavirus: 058 463 00 00, 24 hours a day available Info-page of the BAG: bag-coronavirus.

when should the ch one to the doctor?

do not Go out in the symptoms (difficulty breathing, cough, or fever) in the Public and contact you immediately – first by phone, a Doctor, a doctor or a health care facility.


remains The Situation until Further notice. The Federal government informed in regular intervals about the current developments. It applies now more than ever: peace and quiet preserved, and the thing in common to serve.