For the approximately 1.3 billion inhabitants of India, is a lock since the end of March, a strict output. You are allowed to leave their houses just for shopping in food shops and pharmacies. It must also tourists.

Ten travelers from Israel, Mexico, Australia, Austria and the United States, however, have to be in breach of these conditions and were sentenced to an unusual punishment. According to the responsible police officer Vinod Sharma each of them had to write 500 Times: “I have not kept to the rules of the curfew, I’m sorry.”

the Hotel only with an escort

leave writes How the “mirror”, had visited the traveller by the Beatles known North Indian town of Rishikesh. The English Band had stayed there, in 1968 in search of spirituality in a local meditation center.

In this area, over 700 foreign tourists are currently. Guests should be allowed in future only to leave in the company of a local assistant to the Hotel.

“As a beast

to be removed” How strict it is in India and fro, also saw the Swiss Mona S.* (36) from Bern, on his own body. She was expelled at the end of March, together with other tourists due to the Corona pandemic of the Indian Andaman Islands. The police went ahead with his gun at ready. “We were transported like cattle by armed police officers,” she said at the time to LOOK.

in the Meantime, she is back in Switzerland. Like many other Swiss, was, in the largest recall of Swiss history, brought home. (bra)

* Name known to the editors


The Coronavirus, the world currently holds in breath. 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.