MOSCOW, may 10. /TASS/. the Russian Government has empowered the regions on the use of funds allocated to fight the new type of coronavirus. This is stated in the document published Sunday on the website of the Cabinet of the Russian Federation.

“the Regions will be able to direct funds, allocated from the reserve Fund of the government, additional equipment of medical institutions with equipment for radiation diagnosis of novel coronavirus infection, as well as conducting diagnostics”, — stated in the explanatory note to the document.

Specifies that the allocated funds can be used to equip current and pereprofilirovaniju hospitals and clinics, which will create additional conditions for efficient and timely care to patients with coronavirus.

All from the government reserve Fund have been allocated to districts in excess of 65,8 billion. The first tranche in the amount of 33.4 billion received in March, the second of 32.4 billion rubles in April. These tools can be used to create a bed stock, supplying hospitals with equipment to assist patients with the coronavirus, including systems, oxygen supply, and to provide staff with personal protective equipment.