Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin invited the Minister of health of Michael Murashko speak to MPs without a mask, as the grandstand is located at a remote distance. About it writes RIA Novosti.

“I feel quite comfortable in terms of what is in masks and gloves,” said Murashko at the beginning of his speech.

In turn Volodin after hall received proposals to the Minister to remove the mask, said that it is possible to make an exception in order not to turn the statement into a “Boo-Boo” and not to constantly change masks.

“I don’t think here it will cause a threat at that distance, which all consider the sanitary norm. We will enter on the time of the pandemic the tradition that the speaker may be unmasked” – he explained.

As he wrote the Rambler, may 12, in Moscow and the Moscow region because of the situation with coronavirus the wearing of masks and gloves became mandatory in public places.