The head of Chukotka Roman Kopin gave his monthly salary to buy devices for thermometry for schools, as well as the acquisition electronics for the education of children from poor families “on distance”.

Urged members of the party “United Russia” to withdraw from paycheck in favor of the workers by its President Dmitry Medvedev. Secretary of the General Council of party Andrey Turchak also invited its members to pay membership fees in the amount of their monthly earnings and they buy masks and other protective equipment for hospitals and needed home teaching equipment for children, RIA Novosti reported.

At the moment in the region was 47 cases of infection with coronavirus, 19 people have recovered.

Wrote earlier, the all-Russian public organization of veterans of war and labor announced that 98-year-old Zinaida Root, which has passed the Great Patriotic war, managed to collect three million rubles for the fight against the pandemic coronavirus.