VORONEZH, may 4 — RIA Novosti. Authorities in Tula region have advised residents of the region due situation with coronavirus infection to wear on the street, masks and other protection, the regional government reported on his page in sotsseti “Vkontakte”.

amendments to the decree on measures in the period of high alert was made on may 4, the Governor Alexey Dyumin.

“To 11 may in the Tula region it is recommended to wear masks, respirators or other means of respiratory protection on the street, in public places, in common areas, on public transport, including taxis, and enterprises of the region”, — stated in the message.

according to authorities, the Ministry of industry and science of Tula region “organizes the production and supply of face masks in pharmacies and stores.” The availability of remedies in the sale will take control of the office of Roszdravnadzor in the region and the regional Committee for entrepreneurship and consumer market.

“the Ministry of labour and social protection of the Tula region until 6 may determine a list of categories of citizens who will receive the mask for free”, — stated in the message.

In the Tula region, the disease COVID-19 confirmed in 1293 people, 155 of the patients recovered. Died eight patients with confirmed COVID-19, among them a teenager of 17 years and physician. additionally, 93-year-old woman passed the course of treatment for coronavirus and ready to be discharged, died from a chronic disease.