Carla Vizzetti was in charge of explaining decision of put off the obligation to use the mask in closed spaces. The Minister of Health expressed how the situation of the pandemic is. She also made a strong emphasis on the accusations that the National government for having cut the provision of services to people with disabilities.
This Wednesday, through the Official Gazette, the Ministry of Health removed the obligation to use the chinstrap in spaces with little air circulation. After more than two years, the use of face masks in public transport and schools will be a choice. In any case, the statement indicates that the new provision will remain in the hands of each national jurisdiction.
After publishing the document, Carla Vizzotti told how the contagion situation is in the country. In her exposition, she remarked that Argentina «is in a totally different stage of the pandemic» compared to what the first two years were. In any case, he assured that «there are still people hospitalized» for having contracted the virus.
In dialogue with “No Dejes Para Mañana” on Radio Con Vos, the official assured that the coronavirus is about “a seasonal respiratory virus«. On the other hand, he mentioned the alleged adjustments that the national government is carrying out with people who have disabilities. The minister admitted that “there is a delay” but that it is not a cut.
“It is not a cut, it is a delay due to a specific situation of the Superintendency and the AFIP that is on the way,” he said in the radio interview. Faced with the unknowns generated by the situation, Carla Vizzotti reiterated: «Health was not cut and nothing is going to stop buying«. In closing, he asserted that “it is something usual” the delay due to a “reallocation of budget items.”