Coronavirus: 5.035 officially confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Tajikistan as of June 14

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3,409 COVID-19 patients (+121 people) have reportedly recovered as of the evening of June 14, 2020.


The official coronavirus-linked death toll has climbed to 50 as of the evening of June 14, according to a MoHSPP.


All the public facilities, clothing markets, shopping malls, beauty salons, sanatoriums, restaurants and others, which have been temporary closed due to COVID-19 related epidemiological situation are expected to re-open in Tajikistan today, in line with the decision  of  the  Inter-Agency  Standing Committee on COVID-19 Response.


Recall, Tajik parliament has voted to criminalize spreading infectious and fine anybody not wearing a face mask while going out in public.


The bill, passed by Tajikistan’s lower chamber (Majlisi Namoyandagon) of parliament on June 10, provides for a prison sentence of between 2 and 5 years for the intentional transmission of infectious diseases and a prison sentence of up to 10 years if the act caused grievous bodily harm.


Parliament also approved fines of 580 somoni for physical entities and by a fine of 11,600 somoni for legal entities for disseminating inaccurate and untruthful information about pandemic through media and a fine from 116 to 290 somoni for anyone not wearing a mask in public or failing to practice physical distancing of two meters.


Source: Asia Plus