Despite the necessary warnings, families in La Paz County insist on going to the beaches.
But they are reminded that since July 2, the beaches have been closed due to the increase in cases of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to the report from the Federal Maritime Land Zone office, 1,230 people were returned over the weekend in 673 vehicles to the beaches of La Paz, Todos Santos, La Ventana, and Los Barriles.
Sonia Rubio Lucero, of the Beaches office, said police surveillance to prevent people from gathering on La Paz county’s coasts will continue.
Fortunately, the families have understood the warning message from the agents and no violence has been reported at the present time.
But it is known that the Municipal Health Committee is evaluating the possibility of opening some beaches. If progress is made in that direction, sufficient announcements will be made for all citizens to know.
The reports on the progress of the covid-19 in Baja California Sur to date are not very encouraging, so the recommendation made to the citizens is to stay in their homes.
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For ZOFEMAT, it is important to collaborate and cooperate with each of the areas that will be working on the reopening because this will facilitate compliance with each of the indications of the health sector,” said Susana Rubio.
It should be noted that the measure of the temporary closure of beaches is due to the excessive increase in cases of Covid-19 in the municipality of La Paz, however, the determination was also implemented because hundreds of bathers were crowded in the beach since the opening of the beaches. they without respecting the established numbers and made known in a timely manner by the municipal authorities.
It is important to remember that the Baja California Sur sanitary traffic light remains at level 5 orange or critical alert, allowing recreational and socio-cultural activities with a capacity of 30%, and a social distance of 1 person for every 4 square meters, what which could not be respected on the beaches of La Paz is for this reason that the municipal authorities made the determination of the temporary closure of beaches, unfortunately, the population continues without following the instructions of the authorities, and incredulous in the Covid-19 virus, So much so that even though the beaches are closed they went to them.
Finally, the municipal authorities call on the population to abide by the corresponding sanitary measures to avoid Covid-19 infections.
Source: elsudcaliforniano.com.mx, noticiaslapaz.news, californiahoyusa.com