Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin mentioned on Monday that the town will start mass coronavirus vaccinations “in December-January” because the Russian capital is coping with a second wave of circumstances.
In August, Russia accredited the Sputnik-V coronavirus vaccine for home use, sparking world criticism about it not being sufficiently examined. The nation has since accredited a second vaccine and was anticipated to start testing of its third vaccine on Monday. Sobyanin didn’t give particulars on how the town would go about administering the vaccinations.
On Monday, Moscow registered 5,376 new infections. Sobyanin added that Moscow will open two new discipline hospitals, as hospitalizations within the metropolis have risen to 1,250 a day over the previous week.
The Moscow authorities has additionally inspired corporations to permit workers to work from home. However, Sobyanin mentioned he wouldn’t introduce a curfew, and insisted that closing down all companies was “absolutely unacceptable”.