【The 】【Neth】【erla】【nds 】【has 】【conf】【irme】【d 38】【 cas】【es o】【f CO】【VID-】【19 s】【ince】【 a f】【irst】【 inf】【ecti】【on w】【as r】【epor】【ted 】【ther】【e on】【 Feb】【. 27】【.】
The national weather authority said the storm had begun to recede but more than 100 roads remained closed and tens of thousands of students were kept out of school.
The new curbs in Ireland sent shoppers rushing to supermarkets for the second straight day despite government pleas not to panic buy and left large parts of Dublin deserted. Daily trips on public transport across the country were down 15-20% in recent days, the National Transport Authority said.
The new measures apply to pedestrians as well as people riding scooters and motorcycles in Paris and its suburbs. Motorists will not have to wear masks in their cars.<
The new coalition is trying to revise the measures he introduced, including his move to hike fines on charity ships that pick up migrants from the sea. However talks are floundering, with the centre-left Democratic Party pushing for more sweeping changes than 5-Star.