The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has addressed to citizens of the country about the situation with the spread of coronavirus infection.
“Dear friends, it is now crucial to prevent the risk of a rapid spread of the disease. So I declare next week after hours with pay. Thus, the weekend will run from 29 March to 5 April.
Naturally, all the structures of the life-support medical institutions, pharmacies, shops, banks, transport authorities and will continue their work.
A long weekend is provided in order to reduce the speed of spread of the disease. We see how dire the situation with the epidemic of coronavirus in the world,” Putin said.
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Flash COVID-19 was recorded in China in late 2019. According to the latest data from the coronavirus in the world have died more than 19 thousand people. The number of infected has recovered more than 111 thousand In Russia, the coronavirus has infected more than 650 people.