The lockdown to continue until 11 May

The lockdown is set to continue in the Lithuania from 16 March 2020, 00:00, until 11 May 2020, 24:00.

At the recommendation of the Ministry of Health, the Lithuanian Government has extended the quarantine for another two weeks, until 11 May. The second phase of quarantine easing begins next week.

The ban has been lifted as of Monday, 27 April, of hairdressers and nail parlours, outdoor cafes, libraries, museums and zoos, subject to certain requirements. There will also be a possibility of high-performance outdoor training of certain disciplines.

The wearing of facemasks in public places remains mandatory, except when eating or drinking in public catering establishments. Cafes, restaurants and bars will be able to serve visitors only outdoors, and, as before, provide takeaway food.

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