The President called for increased testing of the population

Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed to increase the test population for the coronavirus. The head of state said during a meeting on the sanitary-epidemiological situation in the country, reports channel “Russia 24”.

the Russian leader said that over the past two weeks the total number of tests performed has increased by almost three million. Putin said that the day is about 240 thousand studies, but this work needs to be developed.

the President drew attention to the fact that the hidden danger is not timely identified infection. Vladimir Putin noted that during the phased exit of limitations, the recovery work of key industries, comprehensive tests, and strict compliance with all sanitary requirements is key.

the Head of state said that the number of beds for patients COVID-19 is currently used by 66 percent. Out of 165 thousand specialized beds used about 110 thousand. At the same time Vladimir Putin drew attention to the fact that the provision places have to be in standby. Extensive testing and prevention allow the healthcare system to work with a good margin of reliability and strength, concluded the President.

Earlier it was reported that from may 27 to any Muscovite on their own will be able to pass the test for the presence of antibodies to coronavirus. This will help to know whether the ill person COVID-19.