Coordinators of the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest invited the news Thursday that up to 3,500 fans might be permitted to go to the famous music rivalry when it is organized in the Netherlands one month from now.
The Dutch government has said it intends to make the yearly challenge of artists addressing the part of their nation of a progression of test occasions it is utilizing to assess how to securely return huge scope public occasions in the midst of the Covid pandemic.
The public authority said it needs to permit a limit of 3,500 individuals to go to an aggregate of nine shows in the city of Rotterdam — practices, elimination rounds and the May 22 last, if the condition of the pandemic permits it. The Netherlands was set to have the challenge a year ago, yet the occasion was dropped because of the pandemic.
“We invite this choice by the Dutch government and the likelihood that we can welcome fans to go along with us as we bring the Eurovision Song Contest back in May,” Executive Supervisor Martin Osterdahl said in an articulation on the occasion’s site.
“We will consider the choices now accessible and declare more subtleties in the coming a long time on how we can securely concede crowds to the Ahoy scene in Rotterdam, should the circumstance permit,” Osterdahl said. “The wellbeing and security of every one of those going to the occasion remains our main concern.”
The public authority’s test methodology permit restricted quantities of individuals with evidence of negative COVID-19 tests to go to occasions and partitions them into bubbles so they can be firmly observed. Past tests have included soccer matches and concerts.