Marca newspaper said that the Real Madrid club put the Santiago Bernabeu stadium at the disposal of the Superior Sports Council to serve as a warehouse and a logistical base for depositing medical materials, after the organization received large donations from sports companies and bodies and needed space to store them..
The newspaper pointed out that the collected material will be delivered to the medical authorities under orders issued by the government so that it can be used efficiently to contribute to reducing Corona virus outbreak in Spain.
And the relevant authorities in the State of Spain announced today, Thursday, that 655 new deaths were recorded with the new Corona virus “Covid 19”, bringing the total to 4,089 cases..
Today, Thursday, Spain expects further public quarantine measures after the parliament agreed in the early hours of this morning to extend the state of emergency after a prolonged discussion session..
Parliament voted to approve the extension of emergency measures, which include imposing public quarantine, that is, forcing residents to stay in their homes except for going out to buy basic supplies of food, medicine, or work, for another 15 days until April 12.
A majority of 321 members voted in favor of extending the emergency, while 28 abstained, and the People’s Party, the largest opposition party, supported this measure..
Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez told parliament: “Extending the emergency is not easy. I think the only effective option for fighting the virus is social separation.“.
Spain is struggling to deal with the worsening Corona virus crisis, as its death toll exceeded that of China on Wednesday, after 738 new deaths were recorded in a single day, and the number of cases of corona in Spain jumped tenfold since the imposition of the emergency on March 14.