Radiy Khabirov commented on situation with coronavirus spread
The Head of Bashkiria commented on the situation with the coronavirus spread. At a briefing session in the government today, October 19, Radiy Khabirov noted that the republic had gone into a "difficult phase", and now all government agencies must strengthen their work combatting the pandemic.
"As you all understand, now all government agencies should entirely focus on combating the coronavirus infection. We again entered a difficult phase here. This can be seen in the rates of cases and mortality rates, as a whole in the prevalence in the world, in the country. It is much more complicated than what we went through in the spring. I ask the municipalities and all state bodies to organize and lead this work. Nobody will do it for us; we are responsible for the healthcare of more than 4 million people," said Radiy Khabirov.
As the Head of the Region noted, there was a significant increase in infected people in Russia.
Earlier, the Bashinform News Agency reported that over the past day, COVID-19 was diagnosed in 68 residents of Bashkiria, the Minister of Health of the Republic of Bashkortostan Maxim Zabelin told about it at a briefing session in the government RB.