Regional government in Madrid optimistic of moving to phase 1

Written by on May 22, 2020

The regional government in Madrid has said it is optimistic that it will secure the first step on the path to de-escalation.

The region, along with the city centre of Barcelona and Castilla y Leon are currently at phase 0 meaning they are still in full lockdown.

Madrid’s Regional Minister of Health, Enrique Ruiz Escudero, with the Minister of Health, Salvador Illa to discuss the regions infection rate and hospital capacity status.

Yesterday there were 48 new reported deaths due to Covid-19, bringing the total death toll to 27,970.

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