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Here's what you need to know about the level 1 restrictions starting from Today and Thank me later

A realistic demonstrating South Africa's transition to Caution Level one of the lockdown. 

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared South Africa's transition to Caution Level 1 lockdown from 12 PM today. This followed gatherings of the Public Covid Order Chamber and the President's Planning Board. 

"The hours of the time limit will change, from 12 PM to 4 am. Superfluous foundations like cafés, bars, and wellness focuses should nearby 11pm to permit their representatives and benefactors to travel home before the beginning of the time limitation," the President said.

Adjusted level one restrictions:

1. Curfew from 12 midnight to 4am.

2. No Alcohol sales after 11pm.

3. Gatherings limited to 750 people indoors, 2000 people outdoors excluding funerals.

4. Funerals restricted to 100 people.

Effective from 1 October 2021.

 Addressing the nation on the developments in the country’s fight against the pandemic, the President says the average for the last seven days was at around 1 800 a day. He says South Africa has likewise seen supported abatements in Coronavirus hospitalisations and passings in all areas. The third rush of the infection endured 130 days and 20 000 new cases were enlisted every day at the pinnacle of the wave. 

Vaccination programme

He has asked South Africans to get immunized and keep on noticing the fundamental wellbeing conventions and request to battle the infection. "Since we dispatched our public inoculation drive, it has been gathering pace. To date, we have administered over 17 million vaccine doses. Over 8.6 million people are fully vaccinated, which is more than one-fifth of the adult population.”

The government has now set a target of vaccinating 70 % of the adult population in South Africa by the end of the year.

"On the off chance that we arrive at this objective, the Branch of Wellbeing gauges that we could set aside to 20 000 lives. That addresses 20 000 individuals, moms, fathers, children, and girls, whose demise can be forestalled if most of us decides to get inoculated."



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