"The new rules, which will take effect at 06:00 on Tuesday, focus on two areas that contribute to the transmission of the virus: entertainment and the movement of citizens," RIA Novosti quoted Mitsotakis as saying on Greek public television ERT.

He noted that the work of industry, retail trade and schools will remain in the country.

Hotels and hairdressing salons will also continue to work.

On October 30, 1690 new cases of coronavirus infection COVID-19 were detected in Greece per day.

On October 22, the Greek authorities decided to impose a curfew in several areas of the country with a high incidence of COVID-19.