Putin will deliver an address to the citizens on the situation with coronavirus

“there have Been changes in the schedule of the President”, – said the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. The President remained in Moscow and in the next few hours will finalize the text of his address to the citizens. “This need arose after yesterday’s hours-long meeting,” – said Peskov.

Photo: Alexei Druzhinin / RIA Novosti Putin tested the hospital for patients with suspected coronavirus

According to the representative of the Kremlin, the appeal will be broadcast on TV in the coming hours.

In St.-Petersburg the head of state will fly tomorrow. From the Constantine Palace, the President will participate in the virtual summit, which will take place at the initiative of Saudi Arabia, as well as communicate with the public at a pharmaceutical plant.

Scheduled for today, the presidential Council for culture and the arts postponed, the exact time of the meeting has not yet been announced.