The Ombudsman’s Office asked that Quito return to the epidemiological red light for the presence of the Coronavirus.
The capital has changed to a yellow light since June 3.
The entity demanded that the metropolitan Emergency Operations Committee (COE) and the mayor of Quito, Jorge Yunda, exhort the national COE to return to the red light until the public and private health systems are strengthened.
In addition to the implementation of an urgent rapid detection plan through the taking of reliable tests.
“For the Ombudsman there is clearly a shared responsibility in the health crisis that Quito is experiencing due to the omission of the Minister of Health, the COE Cantonal and the mayor’s office …”, the institution that decided to return to the modality said in a statement. of teleworking today with all its staff