Chile declared a state of catastrophe months ago to better enforce lockdown and social distancing measures with the help of the army and police force, including a nighttime curfew.Full Story
Demonstrations against Piñera's mismanagement of the pandemic occur amid an economic crisis.Full Story
The pollster also revealed Chileans widely considers public hospitals; doctors associations and local authorities had a better response to the pandemic situation than the government.
Commerce, accommodation, food services, and construction were the most affected sectors in the economic crisis unleashed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
"Maintaining operations at any cost is irresponsible," the Green Social party stresses.
In the last 24 hours, 38,693 new cases were reported, bringing the national count to 1,313,667, the Brazilian Health Ministry said in its daily report.
Piñera and other government officials are accused of quasi-murder and aid denial to 62 residents of a capital's commune.
"If drastic and immediate confinement is not decreed, we could reach 70,000 deaths," experts said.
About 460 people were injured by the Military police in their eyes during the 2019-2020 protests.
Santiago will remain in quarantine, along with five new cities.
Despite the restrictions, 72 percent of Santiago residents have gone out into the street.