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The Ukrainian government has offered Amnesty to more than three thousand prisoners from the outbreak of coronavirus. About it reports “RBC-Ukraine”.
According to the government, this will reduce the risks of the spread of coronavirus in the penitentiary system of the country and to reduce the burden on the budget due to a decrease in the number of prisoners.
Clarifies that under the Amnesty can get the prisoners convicted for a crime of light gravity without violence and inmates expiring sentences. It is also planned to reduce by half the unserved part of the punishment
100 convicts serving sentences in the form of restriction of freedom.
From 6 April in Ukraine, has tightened measures to combat coronavirus. Quarantine mode is extended by the government until may 11. In the country restricted the movement of people for time spent on the street, prohibited events. Ukrainians are obliged to be in public places in the PPE.
According to the latest data, Ukraine had contracted the coronavirus 9866 people, 250 died. Total number infected with virus SARS-CoV-2 in the world exceeded three million people.
Video, photo All from Russia.