All Russians returning from other countries should be isolated for two weeks, the corresponding decree was signed by the chief state sanitary doctor Anna Popova. It is published on the official portal of legal information.
the Decision, which previously worked in Moscow and was distributed only to countries recognized by the affected part of the epidemiological situation applies to the whole country. Heads of subjects of Russia has been instructed to monitor the execution of the decree in their regions.
In each region will be organized a hotline, arriving from abroad will have to call her and notify local service. Popov instructed to issue medical certificates to everyone who remains in isolation after returning.
In Moscow a regime of self-isolation was introduced on March 5, he was later tightened. The requirement of isolation has spread coming from all countries, as well as those who live with them. In the Federal decision requirements no: the document indicates that returnees should isolate yourself from relatives in a separate room.
the government of the Russian Federation from 31.01.2020 year coronovirus infection (2019-nCoV) have been included in the list of diseases representing a danger to others. Violation of the law entails responsibility, including criminal, up to the deprivation of liberty for a term up to 5 years.
Citizens who violated the regime of isolation in connection with the threat of coronavirus, can be prosecuted under article 236 of the criminal code (violation of sanitary-epidemiological rules) and punished by a fine in the amount up to 80 thousand roubles, or by compulsory works for a term of up to 360 hours, or correctional labor for a term up to one year. If the violation resulted in the death of a person, it is punishable by a mandatory works for a term of up to 480 hours, or correctional labor for a term from six months to two years, or compulsory works for a term up to five years, or imprisonment for the same term.
meanwhile arrived from abroad, before this time, earlier it was reported that even citizens who have arrived from Italy which became the main source of the disease in Europe, tests were taken only in the case of the onset of symptoms. Reinforced medical surveillance to those who came from other countries, was to triple the temperature measurement with thermal imagers on Board, at the border control and customs. People with high temperature insulated to take the tests for coronavirus.
the who believes that the body temperature control is not an effective way to prevent the spread of infection. According to the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), the imaging is determined less than 40% of cases – given the fact that the symptoms often develop after five or more days after infection. In addition, in practice at airports do not take the tests even have flown from the “black list” and not antiroot, to let them know if a neighbor on the Board there is a virus. March 13, Deputy Moscow mayor Anastasia Rakova said that the hotline for coronavirus asked far fewer people than had recently returned from Europe.