The heads of Rosturizm and the Ministry of Transport have been vaccinated against influenza in the WEF

Head of Rosturizm Oleg Safonov and Minister of Transport Yevgeny Dietrich have been vaccinated against the flu at the Rospotrebnadzor booth at the Eastern Economic Forum. This is reported by RIA Novosti.

"Vaccination at the forum in Vladivostok has become a tradition, a year ago it was within the framework of the WEF that I had already been vaccinated against the flu, and I want to say that I felt good all year round. evoking this useful experience the eve of the new winter season, "Safonov said.

Head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova stressed that 45% of Russians will be vaccinated against the flu at the expense of the budget. "In an era of high migration, our tourists must be vaccinated: the higher the level of immunization, the better the level of protection of the entire population," she remarked.

Popova reported in August that the first wave of the incidence of influenza in Russia is expected in the middle of autumn. According to the World Health Organization, mainly influenza B and influenza A H3N2 and H1N1 are expected in 2018-2019. Moscow residents will be able to be vaccinated on more than 500 vaccination sites, open until 28 October.