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The Catalonian government’s decision is a stark contrast to developments in Madrid, where the right-wing regional government has fought the imposition of a partial lockdown by Spain’s central government.
The infection rate in Catalonia is considerably lower than the Spanish capital, at 263 cases per 100,000. The current figure in Madrid is currently around 490 cases per 100,000, although the infection rate had stood at 780 earlier in October.
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