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You discover a speakeasy whose entrance was a faux fridge. The authorities have closed it

People ignored the health traffic light and went to a secret bar to celebrate until the wee hours of the morning. However, they were discovered during an operation in the city of Pachuca.

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The frustration over the closings that were decided to prevent the spread of COVID-19 has led many to take desperate measures. Despite the red light and health regulations, authorities in Pachuca, Hidalgo found a secret bar that people entered through a fake refrigerator.

During an operation to check compliance with the restrictions, authorities in the capital, Hidalgo, discovered the secret bar, which was open until dawn. The creative owners of the premises adapted a refrigerator as a door to access the rear area, where they built the secret cave.

To date, Hidalgo has accumulated 30,498 cases of # COVID19, 4,758 cases of recovered patients and 4,317 deaths, according to information from the Institute for Epidemiological Diagnosis and Reference #InDRE by @SSalud_mx.

– Government of Hidalgo (@gobiernohidalgo) January 26, 2021

The local government closed the facility, which currently has 25 young people. After clearing the place, they placed the sealing stamps, El Universal reported.

The mayor's office confirms that they do not know how long the secret place operated, but the city of Pachuca is currently banned from opening bars, canteens, clubs and nightclubs, as well as selling alcoholic beverages, as it is not essential products.

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