Ukraine will strengthen quarantine enforcement
According to the State Food and Beverage Service, every sixth object violates anti-epidemic standards. This was announced by the chief sanitary doctor Viktor Lyashko during a briefing, channel 24 reports.
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He noted that the failure to comply with quarantine requirements leads to an increase in the number of infections. At the same time, Lyashko recalled that anti-epidemic recommendations are prescribed for:
restaurants and cafes; office premises; hairdressing and beauty salons; gyms and pools; markets and shopping centers.
How to protect yourself from coronavirus
The chief sanitary doctor called on people in the common areas to wear a protective mask.
How to use a mask against coronavirus / 24 channel infographics
Lyashko advised avoiding crowds of people both indoors and outdoors. If this cannot be avoided, wear a face shield.
The chief medical officer recalled that in public transport a person should also be in a mask, and the number of passengers should be no more than 50% of the number of seats. This should be monitored by carriers.
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What will people be fined for?
For not using a protective mask in public places – a fine of 17 thousand hryvnia. Owners of institutions that do not comply with quarantine rules will be punished with a fine from 170 thousand to 340 thousand hryvnia.
These rules are not complicated and understandable. But, if we stick to them, then we will not have this level of incidence. And this does not require the introduction of cruel quarantine,
– summed up the head of the Ministry of Health Maxim Stepanov.
Attention! As of June 19, Ukraine recorded 34,984 cases of coronavirus disease. Over the past day, infection was detected in 921 people. 985 Ukrainians died of complications of coronavirus disease, of which 19 over the past day. At the same time, the number of patients who recovered rose to 16,033, so 586 patients received a negative COVID-19 test in the last 24 hours.