Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin called the probable date of the easing of restrictions in the capital in the framework of the fight against the spread of coronavirus. He stated this on Saturday, may 2, in an interview with the TV channel “Russia 24”, reports RIA Novosti.

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According to him, talking about it will be in the middle of this month.

“If we see in the middle of may that the load subsides, then we can think about measures of relief in connection with the coronavirus,” said the mayor.

Earlier, on 2 may, the mayor announced plans to tighten existing in Moscow restrictions. He noted that to reduce the number of people on the streets, the authorities may tighten controls over the issuance of digital badges and to reduce the number of permits issued for moving around the city.


For the last day in Moscow, it was revealed 5358 new infected, significantly more than in previous days, when the number of cases reported does not exceed 3,6 thousand. The total number of infections in the capital has exceeded 60 thousand.