Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov told journalists on the topic scheduled for today’s meeting of Vladimir Putin with heads of the Russian regions. “Indeed, Putin has scheduled a big speech. This is indeed the case,” said Dmitry Peskov. According to him, the performance will be held in the framework of the meeting, which will start between 15 and 16.00.

“we will talk about the equipment of the regions the number of beds in some places, the assessment of the situation and prospects in the short period”, – said the press Secretary of the President, noting that in addition to Putin at the meeting by the head of the Ministry of health and Rospotrebnadzor, as well as several governors.

By 28 April, the regions had to prepare the additional bed capacity (plus 95 thousand people in total across the country) for patients with coronavirus infection, and to purchase the necessary equipment and means of protection.

expires April 30 set by Vladimir Putin a period of days. Last week, the authorities began to prepare the Russians to the fact that the regime of limitations will be extended. The number of cases remained stable in the area of 6 thousand people a day – this is the largest increase in Europe now.

By the total number of infected Russia has overtaken countries such as China and Iran. The health Ministry said that among the hospitalized has increased the number of severe patients. Moscow authorities, in turn seeing an increase in pneumonia, which at early stages have a number of unpleasant features and harder to treat.

the Head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova have already repeatedly expressed in that spirit that the regime of self-isolation should be prolonged for another quarantine period. If the Russians “will not break during the may holidays”, it is possible the expectations of reducing the incidence, she promised.

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin instructed the CPS and the Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova to prepare plan for the phased lifting of restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus. It should provide the Prime Minister on April 29.

Governors in accordance with the decree of Putin can make decisions about the mode of restrictions: on the eve of the may holidays in some regions it has been tightened, however, some regions have already declared intention to allow walks and open some shops and business services. As for Moscow, the capital, apparently, everything will remain unchanged. The work will be able to renew unless the builders.

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