ALL PHOTOS So, train in the capital’s subway will continue to run even without passengers if you suddenly have to impose a ban on the transportation of citizens public transport
Moscow-Live.ru the Moscow metro will work in any situation, to shut it down because of the coronavirus will not be
Photo: Sergey Kiselev / Agency city news “Moscow” in addition, Moscow has recorded an unprecedented flow of metro passengers number of trips from the beginning of March decreased by 30%, reported in Department of transport of city hall. More than the rest (60%) decreased the proportion of pupils and students
Photo: Sergey Kiselev / Agency city news “Moscow”
the Moscow metro will work in any situation with the epidemic of the coronavirus, close it will not be announced by the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.
“the Subway is impossible stop. Metro technology is designed so that the trains have to constantly run to pump the air to all of the network was in good condition,” said the mayor, noting that if you stop the subway, “then six months will restore it”. “Therefore, in any situation, metro will work”, – said the mayor on Sunday in the program “Week in the city” on TV channel “Russia 1”.
So, trains in the capital’s subway will continue to run even without passengers, if we suddenly imposed a total quarantine and ban will be imposed on the transportation of citizens by public transport.
But the Russian authorities do not see the reasons for public transport in cities of the Russian Federation for the prevention of the spread of the coronavirus following the example of other major cities across the world, considering that the current restrictive measures are enough, and the closure of the subway will sow panic among the population. However, in the subway and public transport increased disinfection. And older people over 60 urged to opt out of trips.
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But in Moscow, closed health clubs, pools, gyms, water parks…
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in addition, Moscow has recorded an unprecedented flow of metro passengers number of trips from the beginning of March decreased by 30%, reported in Department of transport of city hall. More than the rest (60%) decreased the proportion of pupils and students.
less than a quarter of the passengers was in land transport. 2 through March 19, they have used 24% less citizens, than in the previous month, and trains – 10% less. In addition, became and on the roads: the number of cars and accidents has decreased by about 10%.
Earlier it was reported that the city authorities prepared three scenarios of action the fight against the spread of coronavirus. The toughest of them provides for the imposition of the emergency situation (es) and, consequently, the cessation of public transport and a ban on any travel around the city without authorization.
However, the government of Moscow citizens reassured that the type of emergency is not going to, and it is not provided for by the Federal law “On protection of population and territories from emergency situations of natural and technogenic character”. This law does not include epidemics of any disease emergency. Deputy mayor Anastasia Rakova said that in Moscow in the near future is planned the introduction of quarantine and emergency mode.
which countries have closed and stopped public transport
Recall, because of the epidemic of the coronavirus partially stopped the work of the London underground. Fully closed 40 subway stations of the British capital. And the movement of trains on the line Waterloo & City line is generally terminated since March 20. Mayor Sadiq Khan urged Londoners to use public transportation only when absolutely necessary.
Reduced schedule of trains in the metro of Paris. Reduced the number of trains on a railway transportation and on long-haul routes and regional trains.
the new York city Government warned citizens about the imminent possibility of a complete stop of movement of public transport as a result of quarantine measures because of coronavirus.
from March 22 to April 3 is not fully functional subway and public transport in Kiev in connection with the tightening of quarantine measures. They can use a pass only to employees of emergency services, pharmacies and grocery stores.
From March 22 in Tashkent completely stopped working public transport. Stopped the metro closed by the movement of buses and minibuses.
Sobyanin: we do not hide the data on the sick and seeerty. But the first death count not steel
the Mayor of Moscow in an interview also stressed that the city authorities do not hide data on the number of cases of coronavirus infection COVID-19. “Data is published to one,” said Sergei Sobyanin.
He noted that the authorities are interested in it, to trace all chain of patient contacts and prevent further spread of the infection.
On Sunday morning in Moscow was 137 cases of infection with coronavirus (before he was confirmed 6 new cases). There are cases among the child, the girl’s parents had previously been admitted to hospital. The child is on treatment in hospital. Vashlaevoj. The number of close contacts of patients, including passengers of the flights which flew the sick and the drivers who picked up patients from the airport. 2 people from close contacts were hospitalized, the others are under medical observation.
In General, in Russia the number of people infected totaled 306 persons (+53 new cases per day in 18 regions).
we will Remind, the Moscow authorities have refused to recognize the death of a 79-year-old woman from coronavirus infection. March 19, in the operational headquarters of Moscow reported that as a result of bilateral pulmonary embolism and died an old woman, which was confirmed with the coronavirus. But despite the positive results of the test COVID-19, the government decided to assume that the cause of death of Professor Gubkin Russian state University of oil and gas named after Gubkin Valentina Zubareva was detached thrombus. And this is not a consequence of coronavirus infection. Thus, the official website of “Stopmanager.of the Russian Federation” in the line “People died” is 0. Although according to the international count, which leads the American Johns Hopkins University, Russia 1 dead as a result of infection by the coronavirus.