Although the deaths figures have remained at 88 for several days, the Island reported 307 COVID-19 infections in the last week, most of them registered in Havana (149).
Cuba's Health Minister Jose Angel Portal explained that the epidemiological situation could get out of control if people do not comply with the new health measures.
"The forecast is not encouraging. The situation could be close to becoming uncontrollable," he said.
As of Monday, all urban, inter-municipal, and rural public transport services will be stopped.
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