MOSCOW, may 2 – RIA Novosti. Passengers without masks or respirators may 12 will not be allowed in public transport in Moscow region, the press service of the regional government.

Earlier the Governor of Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov signed the decision about introduction in region of the “mask mode” to reduce the risk of the spread of coronavirus, until may 12, the measure is a recommendation, after – required.

“every day, the Ministry of transport of the Moscow region jointly with Asgardia and law enforcement checks of public transport in the presence of a QR code and compliance with social distance. Raids are held at major hubs, at bus stops, railway stations, buses, trains and taxis… For non-proliferation of coronavirus may 12, passengers without masks will not be allowed into public transport,” – said the first Deputy Minister of transport and road infrastructure of the Moscow region Anna Krotova, which quoted the press service.

the staff of the regional Ministry of transport will give out the masks during the checks of digital badges, told in a press-service.

“We encourage all passengers to wear in public transport of the mask and to prepare for the mandatory wearing of face masks or respirators,” – said Krotov.

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