In the building of the government of the Astrakhan region carried out a complete disinfection and introduced additional measures of isolation after the detection of a coronavirus from three employees. About it reports a press-service of the regional Governor.

the First positive result on COVID was obtained from a specialist IT Department, who was at the hospital with symptoms of SARS. Then carried out a mass testing of all employees of the regional Cabinet and discovered two more cases.

As have informed “RG” the representative of the regional operational headquarters Pavel Pautov, among cases – the employee of Department on fight against corruption and an employee of the regional Ministry of Finance. Both contracted the disease are asymptomatic, specialists sent to the isolation.

– the Governor of contacts with infected was not, – said Pavel Pautov.

IT-Department, unit combating corruption and the Department of Finance, where he worked for one of the patients, transferred to remote work.

– Send the entire Ministry of Finance to the isolation we can’t: they – payments to physicians, the enumeration for the purchase of medicines and so on, – said Pavel Pautov. – Therefore applied very strict measures of isolation in the workplace: a separate entrance to the Ministry with fasting and transfer documentation using a portable box with sanitation.

According to the health Ministry region, on 18 may in the region was 1099 cases COVID-19, during the day, the increase amounted to 34. 426 recovered, 7 died.