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In Sweden will begin to test for coronavirus everyone who has the symptoms

The Swedish authorities will soon begin to test for coronavirus everyone who will treat the symptoms, said Thursday during a press conference Finance Minister of Sweden Per Bolund.

"From now on all people with symptoms will be able to take free test COVID-19. In the case of a positive result will begin tracing contacts of infected. All costs borne by the state regardless of whether the person enters into a priority group or not," said Bolund.

He added that the government has allocated a further 1 billion crowns (about € 100 million).

Previously free to take the test for the coronavirus could only be the health workers and patients in a serious condition. Later in the priority list of made employees is critical for companies industries, police and firefighters.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.