The number of new infections is only half as high as the values in the last week. On Saturday 1122 new infections with the Coronavirus had been reported within 24 hours. Also on Friday, and Thursday the Numbers were for the first time since the beginning of may, again above the threshold of 1000 cases. The on Monday announced the Numbers of new infections but are usually relatively low, because on Sunday, not all of the health offices shall transmit their values.
The reproduction number, in short the R-value, according to the RKI estimates as of 9.8., 0 o'clock, in Germany, at 1.17 (previous day: 1,32). This means that an Infected person in the means of infecting more than one other people. The R-value in each case forms the infection from happening about a week and a half before.
travel bans rejects Krings
meanwhile, the debate about travel in Corona-risk areas continues. The interior Secretary of state Günter Krings (CDU), proposed the introduction of a duty of notification prior to planned travel in high-risk areas. "When traveling in high-risk areas, we should consider whether we can introduce a prior notification requirement," said the CDU politician of the "Rheinische Post". "Who wants to travel in a risk area, should the before the health Department report, so that it can check whether the mandatory Corona-made Test at the port of entry and, where applicable, the quarantine has been complied with."Updated Date: 10 August 2020, 03:19