BEIJING, may 4 – RIA Novosti. Every resident of Hong Kong for free will receive from the government a reusable mask that can be washed, in the framework of preventing the spread of coronavirus infections, reports the newspaper South China Morning Post.

it is Noted that in the next few days the authorities are preparing to distribute to people, 7.5 million of masks that can be washed up to 60 times. They were developed and produced in Hong Kong on the budget allocated for the fight against the epidemic.

In the last week in Hong Kong, there was not a single case of infection coronavirus infection during the epidemic in the district sick 1039 people, of whom 879 were recovered, four died.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 3.3 million cases of infection, about 240 thousand people died.

Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.