the President also demanded to provide him with regular reports on this matter.
NOVO-OGARYOVO, 13 APR. /TASS/. the President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed health services to monitor the implementation of plans to increase production of goods needed to fight the coronavirus. The head of state said that he intends to hold a meeting on the production of medicines and remedies.
At the meeting sanitary-epidemiological situation in Russia, Putin proposed to assess how the industry to produce medicines and remedies for doctors and for citizens.
“it is Clear that when breaking out of an epidemic of this kind and of this scale, the industry beforehand not ready, but we have a plan to scale up production, and I would like you to closely medical service to respond to how the execution of these plans to increase production”, — said the head of state to participants of meeting.
He also demanded to provide him with regular reports on this matter.
“the Practice already developed in such a way, but ask me to report on the situation on a daily basis,” — said Putin. He also promised “next time” to discuss the work of the domestic industry for the production of medicines and remedies.