The Ministry of Culture announced, on Wednesday evening, the “postponement of all cultural activities, meetings and events” as part of “preventive measures taken by the State since the appearance of the coronavirus in the country”, announced a press release from the ministry.
The press release specified that these measures, also, concern the activities organized by associations and private operators under the supervision of the Ministry of Culture.
The activities were postponed to a later date without further details.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports decided, on Tuesday, to impose closed doors to sports competitions until March 31 and to postpone international events to be held in Algeria.
Sports, cultural are political events, fairs and other shows have been canceled or postponed in many countries to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
124,101 cases of coronavirus infection have been identified in 113 countries.
the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Covid-19 as a “pandemic” on Wednesday.