Since March 16 in Guatemala, the entry of tourists and passengers from Europe was prohibited, in addition to the suspension of most school and work activities.
Days later, he declared curfew from 4:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. every day.
These measures seemed exaggerated for many, but experts applaud these decisions, which have slowed the curve of the advance of the epidemic.
Currently, there are different healthcare centers that have been specially built to attend to Coronavirus cases that arise in the country.
In departments like Quetzaltenango, even without confirmed cases until a few days ago, a temporary hospital was already operating to treat patients.
It also had the support of private entities that have donated construction materials, medical equipment and food for the different work teams.