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Montenegro imposes night curfew to limit coronavirus spread

Author Radomir Ralev
Montenegro imposes night curfew to limit coronavirus spread Montenegro's Podgorica Source: www.podgorica.me

PODGORICA (Montenegro), March 31 (SeeNews) - Montenegro has introduced a night curfew for all citizens to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the country's government has said.

The curfew will be in force from 7 pm to 5 am between Monday and Friday, as well as from 1 pm on Saturday to 5 am on Monday, the government said in its Twitter account on Monday. 

Moreover, children under 12 years of age are prohibited from staying in public spaces from 5 am to 7 pm without a parent or an adult member of the family household, the government said.

Montenegro has so far confirmed 105 cases of COVID-19, including one death. The country has closed its borders to foreign nationals to prevent the spread of the disease on its territory.

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