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Astrakhan oblast sent to the Kazakhstan doctors to combat COVID-19

Astrakhan oblast sent to the Kazakhstan doctors and humanitarian aid to combat the coronavirus, said the Governor Igor Babushkin.

"Now we are forming and will soon send to Atyrau region the humanitarian aid, which will be equipped with personal protective equipment. We are also ready to send in Atyrau five experienced doctors," he wrote on Instagram.

According to grandma, the shortage of doctors for the neighboring region is currently the main problem. Especially needed narrow specialists - infectiologists, Intensivists, anesthesiologists, epidemiologists, pulmonologists, who have experience in dealing with COVID-19.

The Kazakh side takes care of all issues related to travel, accommodation and salary of the Astrakhan physicians.

In the Astrakhan region, according to date, was 3910 cases of infection with coronavirus, of which 37 for the last day. For the entire period of the epidemic recovered 3171 people have died 36.

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