Coronavirus: Distribuyen 40.000 mascarillas en centros carcelarios de Guatemala
Originally published by Agencia Guatemalteca de Noticias on 13/03/2020
The prison system began the distribution of 45,000 face masks in the 21 prisons in Guatemala, as part of the sanitary measures imposed by the Federal Government. They will also distribute information regarding hand washing and will provide conferences to the prisoners so they will know the official information about COVID-19.Another measure was the suspension of the visits for seven days in the Guatemalan prisons. They will also enable isolation areas in the cells as well as places of coexistence within the prisons, to prevent the spread of the virus.