The Undersecretary of Health, Hugo Lopez Gatell, informed through his official Twitter account that several states in the country have changed their coloration in the epidemiological traffic light.
As of March 1, the following states are in ORANGE traffic light: Mexico City, State of Mexico, Morelos, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tabasco and Yucatan.
YELLOW traffic light: Aguascalientes, Baja California, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Colima, Durango, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacán, Nayarit, Quintana Roo, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Tlaxcala, Veracruz and Zacatecas.
Finally, Campeche and Chiapas return to the GREEN traffic light, "which means less risk, but it is still present. It is necessary to maintain prevention measures so that the epidemic continues to decline," said Lopez Gatell in a publication.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Mexico has had a total of 2.09 million people infected, of which 186 thousand people have died.
Baja California currently has 432 active cases, and over the last year 43 thousand 430 people have been infected, with 7 thousand 273 deaths.
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