Moscow authorities do not rule out new restrictions due to the omicron coronavirus strain. However, decisions on additional measures will be taken in the event of a high load on the healthcare system, he said on the air. TV channel “Russia-24” Deputy Mayor of the capital for economic policy and property and land relations Vladimir Efimov.
According to him, further actions of the city authorities will depend on the level of the disease and the dynamics of hospitalizations. It is too early to say what restrictions can be introduced, the official stressed. “We understand exactly the set of tools that we have, it has been worked out, all the scenarios are clear, the set of possible limitations is clear, we all experienced them,” Efimov said. But, of course, the most important thing for us is medical institutions, so that their supply of hospitalizations, if possible, serve the sick population, is preserved. “
Both business and the city, he added, have already learned to work during the pandemic in conditions of antiquated restrictions.