BEFORE CHRIST. health officials must provide their daily update on the province’s response to the new coronavirus pandemic at 3 p.m. PT.
Global News will broadcast the event live here on our Facebook page and will broadcast it live on BC1.
Earlier Thursday, B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth unveiled radical new measures as part of the province’s state of emergency due to COVID-19.
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These measures include a ban on hoarding or reselling essentials such as food or medical supplies, and empowering officers of the community to impose fines of up to $ 25,000 for those who violate health orders. public.
In British Columbia, these orders include banning gatherings of more than 50 people, closing bars, restaurants, and personal service businesses, and requiring people to keep two meters (six feet) apart. in public.
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