ALL PHOTOS media: Moscow is preparing to introduce tough quarantine if the number of cases of coronavirus dramatically increase
AGN Moscow / Sofia Sadurska At what number of cases, the Moscow authorities could resort to drastic measures, the sides of the media do not know.
AGN Moscow / Sofia Sadurska the mayor imposed additional measures to combat the spread of coronavirus
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In Moscow, we discussed the introduction of urban quarantine this week in the case of critical growth of the number infected with the coronavirus, write “Open media” with reference to the four sources in the circles of the capital and Federal governments as well as Znak.com. The possible date of introduction of the quarantine on 20 March.
At what number of cases, the Moscow authorities could resort to drastic measures, the parties of editions not know. While officially in the capital city, recorded 53 cases of the infection. And all in Russia, according to the latest data, coronavirus was confirmed in 93 persons, 86 of them “imported”.
When in Moscow will be introduced the city’s quarantine, all employees of enterprises not involved in the livelihood of the city, for example, MFTS, and social support, will be transferred to work from home. Also considering the limitation of passenger transport with the neighbouring areas, the entrance to the city and public transport in the capital.
According to the source “Open media” among Federal officials, a full public transport including the MTR is regarded as an extreme measure, only in the most severe situation. Among other possible quarantine – the restriction of shopping centres, the closure of bars, cafes and restaurants.
the mayor has introduced additional measures to combat the spread of coronavirus, forbidding till April 10, any recreational activities outdoors. In the premises, their number is limited to 50 participants.
Schools and institutions of further education are closed from 21 March to 12 April, in sports schools from 17 March there will be a free visit. Circles and sections of the program “Moscow longevity” closed until further notice. In the suburban schools from March 23 will be a three-week vacation.
land transport is temporarily canceled the sale of tickets by drivers in the salons.
a Great and other theatres in Moscow canceled performances on March 17. But the cinema has refused to stop working, but the sessions will start no more than 50 spectators.
the Mayor asked the elderly age “as the most vulnerable to the spread of coronavirus infection” without having to go outside.
the Requirement about the mode of self-isolation at home during the 14 days applies to citizens arriving from USA, UK, EU States, Ukraine, Belarus and all European countries outside the EU, as well as living together with them.
From March 18 to may 1, Russia has temporarily restricted the entry of foreign citizens and individuals without citizenship. This government order was published the day before on the telephone talks, Prime Minister Mikhail mishustina with the heads of governments of the CIS. Immigration restrictions will not be applied, in particular, in respect of employees of diplomatic missions, car drivers and international road transport of persons in transit through air border crossing points.