Assistance, tests and support: the Deputy mayor spoke about the measures against coronavirus in Moscow

Moscow will provide financial assistance to all elderly citizens who are now in the mode of isolation, said the Deputy mayor in charge of social issues MS Rakova in an interview with TV channel “Russia 1”.

“the decision on rendering of single material aid in the amount of 4 thousand. In this case the first two thousand we’ve already paid. in the initiative order. 1.6 million people on March 25 on the card got the money. But the remaining two thousand we will pay when make sure that at the end of the quarantine people quarantine is not violated,” — said the Deputy mayor of Moscow in the Moscow government on issues of social development Anastasia Rakova.

the Moscow lab will conduct up to 13 thousand tests for coronavirus COVID-19, also promised Anastasia Rakova. Previously, this right had only Federal laboratory. Now they will join nine centers of Moscow. Now a day in the Russian capital are about 4 thousand tests. But the power gradually increase.

“the increase in the number of people who are tested for coronavirus, is required and is a mandatory step to ensure that the virus has stopped spreading,” — added Rakov.

Full interview with the Vice-mayor of Moscow Anastasia Rakova see March 26 in the program “Evening with Vladimir Solovyov” in 23 hours 10 minutes.

on March 26 in Moscow revealed 136 cases of infection with coronavirus. The number of people infected has increased from 410 to 546 people. Pandemic coronavirus, the world health organization announced March 11. Now in the world the number of deaths from coronavirus infection exceeded 22 thousand. Ill more than 487 thousand earthlings.

In Russia, March 26, 840 cases of infection, including more than 180 new. Two patients died from coronavirus pneumonia, and 38 people have already been cured.