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These measures are associated with an increase in the incidence of coronavirus infection.

All federal universities in Moscow are required to switch to distance learning from November 13. Appropriate orderpublished by the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia. About it Sergei Sobyaninreported on the air of the TV channel “Russia 24”. City universities and colleges are also switching to remote work as part of additional restrictive measures…

“In Moscow, half a million people study in federal universities and colleges, and about 100,000 in regional ones. That is, in total it is 600 thousand students alone, and about 150 thousand more are the teaching staff, administrative and economic workers, and so on. That is, we are talking about 600-700 thousand people, this is a large number of people who move around the city every day, ride the subway, communicate closely throughout the day, and return home. Of course, in this difficult situation, the risk of the spread of coronavirus increases. Therefore, such a decision was made, ”the Moscow Mayor said.

According to him, it will not be difficult to monitor the implementation of these measures, since most educational institutions are state-owned, everything will be done in an administrative manner. In addition, after educational institutions switch to remote operation, students’ transport cards will be blocked.

Additional control measureswith the spread of coronavirus infection were accepted in the capital due to the large number of cases. So, restaurants and clubs from November 13 are prohibited from receiving visitors from 23:00 to 06:00. Theaters, cinemas, concert halls can operate provided that the halls are not more than 25 percent full. They also temporarily suspend cultural, exhibition, educational, leisure, entertainment and entertainment events with the participation of spectators.

Continue to reduce morbidity: distance learning for grades 6-11 extended by two weeksMoscow will strengthen restrictions due to the increase in the number of cases of COVID-19

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