Serbia on Wednesday imposed a night curfew to curb the coronavirus outbreak.
President Aleksandar Vucic in a live televised address to the nation asked people aged above 60 years to stay at home at all times.
The curfew will be in place from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. local time (1900GMT to 0400GMT).
“We can only overcome this problem with serious measures. You cannot cure cancer with aspirin,” he said.
He added that the borders, hospitals and immigration centers will be guarded by soldiers.
The general and local elections slated for April 26 will also be postponed, Vucic