On September 3, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced that in response to an imported case of the Delta variant, COVID-19 control measures for Taoyuan City under the Level 2 COVID-19 alert will be strengthened from today to September 9 to reduce risk of community transmission. Strengthened measures are listed below.
A. Reducing the maximum number of people allowed in gatherings to 50 people indoors and 100 people outdoors. A disease prevention and control plan is required the number of people in a gathering exceeds the limit.
B. Stores and supermarkets implement crowd control measures.
C. Hospitals and long-term care facilities in Taiwan suspend visitation with certain exceptions; only one person can be allowed to accompany one patient or resident.