Continue normal imprisonment until Easter (4 April). And only then, slowly, become suspicious, eventually starting at schools – and everything always with more vaccination and more testing. And also to plan – but in the certainty that planning for defibrillation is not to doubt: “Never confuse planning with doubt.”
“It is necessary to plan for the future, but these days because of the mistrust of numbers going on, it will be just as enticing, at least, because we know that numbers always go up fast, because they go down. Huh.”
Therefore, “Easter is a risky time for misleading or contradictory messages, such as, for example, opening without criteria before Easter, closing immediately after it, reopening after it”. If that were the case, “who would seriously take hardcore bombast? Therefore it is a matter of prudence and security to maintain Easter as a necessary milestone under the strategy”. While it is certain that “disbelieving would be misleading”, however, “the second thing on the scale is: the total number of inpatients and inpatients in intensive care is still high”, “reasons that make us think twice”.
Especially because – he emphasized more than once – vaccination is still slowly evolving and testing has also slowed down: “With the double protection of vaccines and tests, it would be easy to suspect.”
Marcello recalled that Portugal had the worst number in the world just a month ago, and that only three weeks have passed since rows of ambulances were implemented in the emergency rooms of hospitals. And for now, the number for intensive care admissions is still “more than double” compared to “risk aversion”.
At the same time, the President attempted to ensure that his cooperation with the government continued without fault. He even talked of “strategic cohabitation” – a new expression in presidential elections – and included the assembly of the Republic – but without confirming that “the President of the Republic is from the nature of things, Chief Responsible “.
In any case, he suggested criteria for a lack of definition: “In conscience the decision is based on objective and clear criteria, such as indicators of epidemic severity, pressure on health structures, vaccination, testing, screening and should be taken into account. Portuguese The right sign to give. “And even if” that the next day be studied and prepared well and thoroughly, but that day is better chosen, without any preparation, so that which Do not repeat what is already known “.
In Parliament, a majority formed by PS, PSD, CDS and PAN, which joined the unregistered deputy Christina Rodrigues (ex-PAN), approved the new status of emergency decree on Thursday. The BE was again withheld and PCP, PEV, Chega, Liberal Initiative and non-registered deputy Joseon Katar Moreira retained against the vote.
The main topic of the debate that preceded the vote, as it was already anticipated, is to begin formulating a plan for the government’s lack of definition. Through the voice of Andre Coello Lima, the PSD again suggested a way to the government: “to create a safe plan, indexed to the indicators suggested by the technicians”, that is, “a plan that is considered to be safe. Crosses. ” In the context of new infections, hospitalization in intensive care and R (T) [índice de transmissão]With vaccination and test numbers “