27 January 2010, Wednesday, 17:26

Viktor Zubkov marked Bashkortostan among Russian regions, actively enabling additional funds for anti-epidemic arrangements

author: Elena Makushina

The first deputy Chairman of Russian Government Viktor Zubkov called Republic of Bashkortostan in the list of the Russian regions, actively enabling additional financial resources for organization of the anti-epidemic arrangements, in particular for the immunization against flu.

The first Vice-Premier has held the meeting of the anti-flu Commission of Russian Government the day before and representatives of Bashkortostan participated in the meeting, held in the mode of video-conference.

As the Russian Agency for Health and Consumer Rights in RB reported to “Bashinform”, 1159123 people have been inoculated against seasonal flu in the Republic, i.e. 28% of Republican population. Within the frames of the national project “Health” 800 thousand people have been immunized.

The immunization against the high-pathogenic flu A/H1N1/sw among health and social employees, state municipal educational institutions, students of the Bashkir State Medical University and children is going on in Bashkortostan.