(Anti-Pandemic) Putin: Russia will not implement a nationwide blockade due to Covid-19
Moscow, October 29 Russian President Vladimir Putin stated at the “Russia Is Calling” International Investment Forum on the 29th that Russia will not implement a nationwide blockade due to the Coronavirus.
Putin said that Russia does not intend to adopt a nationwide blockade of economic and corporate activities. The current pandemic in Russia is severe, but Russia has done a better job in responding to the pandemic.
At present, there are some problems and some areas need special attention. Generally speaking, the pandemic situation has been handled well. We know exactly what action to take.
Putin said that if there is an objective need, reasonable and targeted decisions will be made based on the doctor’s recommendations and the conditions of specific regions and cities to maximize the safety of the people and maintain the continuous operation of enterprises and institutions.
The heads of enterprises and companies should also demonstrate social responsibility and comply with all requirements of the health department. At present, it is necessary to adjust the support measures for enterprises. These measures should be highly operable and long-term.
Putin: Russia will not implement a nationwide blockade due pandemic
Putin mentioned that Russia’s new coronavirus vaccine trials are progressing smoothly. Both Russian vaccines (referring to the vaccines developed by the “Gamaleya” National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology and the “Vector” Virology and Biotechnology Research Center) are safe and effective.
I hope that the mass vaccination will be available before the end of this year. start up. First, we must guarantee the vaccination of Russian citizens. Second, Russia is willing to sell the intellectual property rights of vaccines, and is willing to produce Russian vaccines from manufacturers of foreign partners.
Due to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic, Russia implemented a vacation and isolation system throughout Russia from the end of March to the beginning of May. At that time, Russian industry and commerce almost ceased operations. Some people believe that the Russian government may introduce similar measures across Russia again in the near future.
According to the news from the Russian New Coronavirus pandemic Prevention and Control Headquarters on the 29th, there were 17,717 new cases of new coronavirus infections
in Russia in the past day, setting a record for the number of new
infections in Russia in a single day. Moscow is the hardest hit area of the pandemic, with 4906 new infections in a single day.
Chulanov, the chief infectious disease scientist of the Russian Ministry of Health
said on the same day that the Russian pandemic may enter a stable peak in three weeks.