Police Compiled Three Administrative Protocols Regarding Priest Quarantine Violations
Interior Minister Arsen Avakov informed about this, reports the press service of the department.
“The police have established 3 administrative protocols on the fact of quarantine violations by priests,” said the report.
In addition, added the Minister, in 12 cases, the file is still under consideration.
“Irresponsibility and disrespect for human health have nothing to do with God! We have freedom of conscience, but … have a conscience!” – summed up Avakov.
As Ukrinform reported, since March 12, Ukraine has introduced quarantine in educational institutions and a number of other measures to control the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection.
The Cabinet of Ministers decided to temporarily ban the entry of foreigners into Ukraine and closed the international passenger service.
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On March 25, an emergency was introduced across Ukraine. Quarantine extended until April 24.
Closed commercial facilities, except for grocery stores, pharmacies, gas stations and banks. They also suspended metro work in Kiev, Kharkov and Dnipro, interurban and interregional automobile, rail and air services were interrupted.
On April 2, the government adopted a decree to tighten up quarantine restrictions. Thus, since April 6, quarantine in Ukraine has become more difficult, in particular it is forbidden to walk on the streets for more than two and to be in public places without mask or respirator.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru