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Russian President Vladimir Putin praised the athletes and musicians who spend for Russians online trainings and concerts in the epidemic of the coronavirus. His words on Thursday, April 30, leads TASS.
“And I want to thank you and all the people who have the attitude to physical culture and sports — especially those who are now in these difficult conditions directly finds the ability to somehow work with people to help them at home to keep fit,” — said the head of state during an online-conference with participants of the all-Russian action “Myvesta”.
The President also noted the contributions of artists who online teach the people of the country to sing and play musical instruments. According to Putin, these classes help the Russians maintain a positive attitude.
The head of state added that the psychological support of the citizens in such situations is particularly important. However, he acknowledged that while this country is paid not so much attention because of established traditions. At the same time, Putin had hoped that in the future both society and government agencies realize the importance of psychological support and support.
28 April, Putin said that the country is facing the most intense phase of the struggle with the coronavirus and noted that the peak of the epidemic is not yet passed. The President also extended the period non-working days in Russia before may 11. According to his instructions, 6,7 and 8 may be non-working days with pay.
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