UPDATE: Prime Minister Andrej Babiš announced that the government will approve the declaration of a state of emergency on Wednesday, September 30.
The Minister of Health Roman Prymula (ANO) will suggest introducing a new state of emergency at the next government meeting, according to news server Respekt.cz.
The next meeting will take place on Monday, October 5th. emergency. The state of emergency is declared by the government and requires the approval of the Chamber of Deputies.
The Minister of the Interior Jan Hamáček (CSSD) said on Sunday that the declaration of a state of emergency would need to be considered only in the event of a medical outage.
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Elections to regional councils in the Czech Republic in 13 regions (except Prague) will be held on 2-3 October. New restrictions will not be popular, and Prymula, as a newcomer, does not want to run into other ministers.
That is why he has previously stated that further measures will be probably announced only on Wednesday or Friday.