Occupied Pervomaisk completely blocked due to a new case of COVID-19 with a "large range of contacts" 04/16/2020 15:59:17. Total views 747. Views today — 0.

The so-called emergency sanitary and anti-epidemic commission of the "LNR" has banned transport link with occupied Pervomaisk, - separatist media write.

As of yesterday, April 15, the 17th case of coronavirus infection was recorded in the "LNR".

"A new patient is resident of Pervomaisk, a person with a large range of contacts. It was found during the virus mapping that there were a lot of potentially infected people (whom the patient had contact). For this reason… a decision was made to stop transport link from Pervomaisk for the period of localization of the infectious process", - the so-called "Minister" of Health of the "LNR" Natalia Pashchenko stated.

In addition, the "authorities" introduced a strict regime of self-isolation in Pervomaisk.

"To introduce a strict regime of self-isolation of citizens on the territory of the city of Pervomaisk of the Luhansk People's Republic with mandatory compliance with the requirements for the use of respiratory protection. The duration is from 18.00 on April 15, 2020 to a special order", - the report said.

A ban was also introduced on the movement of all types of public transport - urban, suburban, intercity and international, with the exception of specialized, emergency and transport for the delivery of food - from 18.00 on April 15.