Covid-19: Wedding party with 100 guests is interrupted – Brazil




After the action of the Municipal Guard, the guests left the place

An wedding party
with 100 guests was interrupted by the city of Rio de Janeiro for disrespect the rules
of social distance established by the municipality due to the pandemic of Covid-19
. The event took place last night (26) on Ilha do Governador, in the north of the capital of Rio de Janeiro.

According to a statement released on Sunday (27) by the city hall, the Municipal Guard was called in to investigate complaints from neighbors
. “The agents were received with hostility
by the wedding guests, which generated a principle of turmoil between the public present and the public security agents “, informed the municipality.

Currently, the city is in phase 6A of the Plan for Resumption of Economic Activities established by the city. According to the municipality, at this stage, there is no authorization
for wedding parties. A state government decree also maintains, at least until October 6, the ban on public events

After the action of the Municipal Guard, the guests removed from the site
. The space where the party took place, called Guanabara Beach Lounge, may be fined and banned. The case will be analyzed by the Licensing and Inspection Coordination of the city of Rio.


Released today (27), the latest bulletin from the Rio de Janeiro State Department of Health points to the record of 102,246 cases of Covid-19 and 10,849 deaths
in the capital of Rio de Janeiro. Across the state, there are 261,860 confirmed occurrences and 18,278 deaths. There are still 514 deaths under investigation. Among the confirmed cases, 238,609 patients have already recovered from the disease.


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