"In order to strengthen the protection of the population, to urgently implement measures on counteracting the spread of Covid-19 in Ukraine, in accordance with paragraph 28 of Part 1 of Article 106 of the Constitution of Ukraine, I hereby establish a coordination council to counteract the spread of Covid-19,” the text of decree says.
It is also reported that the body will act as advisory-consultative body under the direction of the President of Ukraine. It will monitor the situation and will generate the proposals for measures on counteraction of the spread of the virus.
As we reported earlier, the Ukrainian Parliament is going to conduct an extraordinary session on Tuesday, March 17.
The MPs will discuss the steps to counter the spread of the Chinese coronavirus. They will consider draft laws on the procurement of medications and medical devices.