ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is ordering the closure of bars, restaurants, gyms and movie theaters across the state in response to coronavirus.
Hogan announced his order would go into effect Monday at 5 p.m.
Hogan says drive-thru, carryout and delivery service will still be allowed.
Hogan also announced a prohibition on social, community, recreational or religious gatherings of more than 50 people in close proximity.
He also says the state is planning to make up to 6,000 more hospital beds available.