GROZNY, may 2 – RIA Novosti. Chechen authorities completely suspended the work of public transport in the Republic prior to may 11 inclusive, urging the population to a regime of self-isolation, according to the regional Ministry of transport and communications.

Earlier Thursday, the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, has extended introduced because COVID-19 restrictions in the Republic until may 11.

Since the beginning of the epidemic the work of urban and public transportation and taxi services in the Republic were not stopped, but the number of vehicles serving the routes, was limited. All public transport and taxi was disinfected.

In Chechnya since April 3, restricted movement of the Republic from 20.00 to 8.00 in the framework of measures to combat COVID-19. According to the latest data in the region of 504 people were infected with coronavirus, of which 276 were cured, 7 died.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest world health organization, worldwide there were more than 3.1 million cases, more than 224 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.