The Moscow government believes that the city’s budget deficit is unavoidable, said Deputy mayor Vladimir Yefimov.

Forgone budget revenues will amount to 600 billion roubles, said Efimov, RIA “Novosti”.

He stressed that all social guarantees, which are assigned by the city will be saved.

On Tuesday Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin signed a decree on the extension in the capital regime of self-isolation, introduced to combat the spread of coronavirus, until may 11.