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Evening curfew set in French border town to curb Covid-19 spread

National News // March 25, 2020

The French town of St Julien en Genevois, which borders Geneva, has brought in an overnight curfew in an effort to curb the spread of Covid-19. 

Pixabay Evening curfew set in French border town to curb Covid-19 spread

Only medical staff and police are allowed to be on the streets from 9pm to 5am. 

The mayor, Antoine Vielliard, says the situation is worsening and the local hospital is seeing more admissions. 

He recommends everyone to take full advantage of the situation to rest and get ready for the end of the crisis in a few weeks from now. 

 

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