Together with Friesland and Drenthe, Groningen is not only the least affected part of the Netherlands, it is even one of the regions with the lowest number of Coronavirus infections in all of Europe
As reported by the Dagblad van het Noorden. According to the article, Drenthe and Groningen are doing best in their struggle against the virus, with the reproduction rate of infections falling below 0.5. This means that the average infected person only passes on the virus to half another person.
According to the article, the advance of the Coronavirus has almost been brought to a halt in the Northern Netherlands. Since the reproduction rate R has dropped below 0.5, this means that the chances of the virus spreading widely again are very small.
“The North was already the least affected part of the Netherlands and even belongs to the regions with the lowest number of corona infections in all of Europe”, said the newspaper.