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Nur-Sultan to suspend the work of kindergartens due to coronavirus

Kindergarten work will suspend in the capital of Kazakhstan on Tuesday after the detection of a coronavirus from educators, the press-service of city administration.

"According to the decision of the city health officer Joan of Prelievo June 23 Nur-Sultan suspended the work of all kindergartens, regardless of the form of ownership (both public and private)," - said in the message.

The press service explained that the decision was taken because of the epidemiological situation with coronavirus and identified cases of this infection in educators.

"If no one with whom to leave the children, one of the parents must go to remote mode", - said in the city administration.

The measures aimed at preserving the health of children and reduce the risks of infection. The reopening of kindergartens would depend on the epidemiological situation in the city, said in a press release.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 8.7 million cases, more than 461 thousand people died. In Kazakhstan confirmed more than 17.7 thousand cases of coronavirus, is 10.9 thousands of patients recovered was 120 deaths. In the Republic recently separately considered asymptomatic carriers of the coronavirus, they are in the country, more than 9.8 thousand.

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