Resolution No. 868 of the Ministry of Health was published in the Official Gazette on October 17, which provides for the beginning of the “Preparation” stage in the communes of El Monte, Lo Espejo, Maipú, Melipilla, Paine, Renca, San Bernardo and San Joaquín, as of October 19 at 5:00 am. On the same date, the “Initial Opening” of the communes of Colina, Curacaví, María Pinto, Pirque, San Pedro and Tiltil is authorized.
Outside the RM, the resolution begins the “Transition” stage in the Arauco, Cabrero, Laja, San Rosendo, Yumbel, Freire, Perquenco, Vilcún, La Unión, Los Lagos and Mariquina communes, as of October 17 at 5:00 am.
The same measure is established for the communes of Molina, Chiguayante, Concepción, Hualpén, Penco, Talcahuano, San Pedro de la Paz and the urban area of the Longaví commune, as of October 19 at 5:00 a.m.
Additionally, it provides that the “Preparation” stage will start in the communes of Calama, Coquimbo, La Serena, Ovalle, San Antonio, Santa Cruz and Panguipulli, as of October 19 at 5:00 am.
Finally, the Resolution imposes indefinitely the measure of quarantine of the communes of Cañete, Galvarino, Renaico, Chonchi and Purranque.