In the Federal District, the use of masks will no longer be required in open places from Mondaythursday (7). The decision was advanced on social media by Governor Ibaneis Rocha. To justify the measure, the local government pointed to the drop in transmission rates of covid-19. Earlier this week, the broadcast index was at 0.66.
However, the mandatory use of masks is maintained “in closed public spaces, collective public transport equipment, commercial, industrial and service establishments and in common use areas of residential and commercial condominiums.
for entry into shows and sporting events, it will be necessary to present a document proving vaccination with both doses.
The government of Santa Catarina no longer requires the use of masks for children aged between 6 and 12 years. According to the decree with the new rule, the adoption of this protection instrument follows as a recommendation in public and private environments.
Also according to the Santa Catarina administration, the use of the mask by children up to 12 years old at school is optional, and the decision is at the discretion of the parents.