During a visit to the information centre to monitor the situation with coronavirus, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has familiarised with system of monitoring the availability of products and prices in stores, transmits television channel “Russia 24”.
the Head of state saw the online broadcast from surveillance cameras in stores, as well as monitors, watching the warehouses and retail outlets.
the President said that the monitoring of food prices is based on shopping receipts.
Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin noted that currently the Russians are buying a lot of products. He assured that problems with the supply of no, the situation remains stable.
“We are monitoring the situation with retailers. Most importantly, the average cost of the food basket monitored for each region down to the shops. This online information, and not some statistical calculations,” — said Mishustin.
In response, the head of the state noted what is needed to make people understand that “the situation is reliable and do not need to spend money on products, which then will throw”.