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IMO President angry at scenes of people drinking outside pubs not observing social distancing

Jul 6, 2020 14:07 By Shannonside News
IMO President angry at scenes of people drinking outside pubs not observing social distancing IMO President angry at scenes of people drinking outside pubs not observing social distancing
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The President of the IMO says people who congregate in pubs and fail to observe social distancing or wear masks could be risking the possibility

The President of the IMO says people who congregate in pubs and fail to observe social distancing or wear masks could be risking the possibility of a second wave of coronavirus in the coming weeks.

Concern has been expressed after large crowds were observed outside some bars and restaurants across the country over the weekend.

The scenes were condemned by the Restaurants Association, as well as concerns being expressed by the Vintners Federation.

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Longford-based Padraig McGarry told the Joe Finnegan Show that people risking the public health for the sake of a few pints is hard to understand :

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