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Corona in Lower Saxony: Stephan Weil defends strict corona rules - and receives criticism


Prime Minister Stephan Weil is sticking to the Corona resolutions. He announced this in a government statement. There is severe criticism from the opposition.

Prime Minister Stephan Weil is sticking to the Corona resolutions.

He announced this in a government statement.

There is severe criticism from the opposition.

  • Corona * infections continue to rise



    Lower Saxony


  • Prime Minister Stephan Weil

    has now issued

    a government statement.

  • He sticks to the strict



Göttingen - The

new corona infections


Lower Saxony

are increasing rapidly.

In the past 24 hours, 475 people have been


with the



Six other people died.

The Lower Saxony state parliament and the Bremen citizenship discussed the current

Corona resolutions

in a special meeting on Monday, November 30th, 2020


To have

Prime Minister Stephan Weil

(SPD) issued a policy statement.

Proven corona infections (November 30, 2020)

71.508 (+475)

Deceased persons

1,154 (+6)

Dear recovered people

51,680 (+562)

7 day incidence


Source: State of Lower Saxony

Corona in Lower Saxony: Weil sticks to stricter rules

The SPD politician continues to adhere to the resolutions to contain the

corona pandemic


They are imperative.

"We have

not yet achieved

the goal of a clear reduction in the number of


," explained Weil.

Therefore, the


for December should be tightened.

Anyone who says otherwise is throwing sand in the eyes of the citizens.

According to Weil, contacts must be reduced, according to

Accordingly, according to the new

Corona rules


only five people from two households are allowed to meet


Lower Saxony

from December 1st, 2020


In addition, the mask requirement at the workplace is being expanded.

In order to avoid a large crowd during the Christmas season, the access rules for retailers were also more strictly regulated.


Prime Minister Stephan Weil continues to adhere to the strict Corona resolutions in Lower Saxony.

© Julian Stratenschulte / dpa

Corona in Lower Saxony: loose rules apply for Christmas and New Year's Eve

Special rules apply in Lower Saxony for Christmas and New Year's Eve.

From December 23rd, 2020, up to ten people from several households can meet.


the same time, the

Prime Minister

appealed to the common sense.

"Nobody benefits if the infection situation has worsened again in January," said Weil.

Corona: These strict rules apply to schools in Lower Saxony


corona rules

are also


for schools


From a 7-day


of 200, the

mask requirement

applies to all


of school - including primary schools.

The value for

Lower Saxony

is currently

85.9 nationwide (as of November 30, 2020).

Weil does not consider changing lessons to be necessary.

“I can't get anything out of that,” said the politician.

The face-to-face teaching is justifiable if the hygiene rules are observed.

Corona in Lower Saxony: Greens criticize the minister harshly

In addition,

schools are to

be given 20 euros per student in future, for example to purchase FFP2 masks or air filters.

In order to avoid the jostling in buses, the Ministry of Economic Affairs provided 30 million euros for further buses.

Contrary to these measures, the Greens criticize the way

schools are

dealt with


The 20 million euros in funding for protective measures and the 25 million euros for additional workers are insufficient.

"Well-willed is not well-done," stressed the


Group leader Julia Willie Hamburg.

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Corona in Lower Saxony: No long-term strategy developed

She also criticized the approach of the state government of

Lower Saxony

when adopting the

corona measures


You and your party are not sufficiently involved, as reports.

The Greens and FDP criticize the lack of a long-term strategy.

"What you delivered today was far too little," said its state chairman Stefan Birkner (FDP).

The government has had a lot of time since the spring to work out a concept.

This was not used.

Corona in Lower Saxony: AfD is suing the mask requirement



for the retail trade are also incomprehensible.

Shops with a sales area of ​​up to 800 square meters per customer have to provide ten square meters, larger shops even have 20 square meters.

In addition to the heated discussions, two AfD MPs have taken a completely different direction.

They want to


against the

mask requirement

in the

Lower Saxony

state parliament


the state



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