Press Secretary of Vladimir Putin Dmitry Peskov confirmed case of coronavirus in the presidential administration. Also Peskov said that the man had no contact with Vladimir Putin.
a Kremlin spokesman said the President is taking extra sanitary measures for protection against coronavirus, but continues its activities. According to him, efforts for disease prevention measures is enough, the TV channel “Russia 24”.
Earlier, several media outlets reported that two employees of the presidential administration contracted COVID-19.
“I know about one case, that is, I can confirm one. About the second I do not know”, — said Peskov told reporters on Friday.
Press Secretary of the President reminded the Russians about the need to continue to work and to relax at home on the background of the situation with the spread of a dangerous virus.
on 11 March, the who called the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest data, worldwide there are more than 465 thousand were infected, more than 21 thousand victims of the virus.
In Russia today, was 1036 cases COVID-19 in 58 regions.