Mandatory vaccination against diseases was introduced in the Ulyanovsk region. The corresponding decree of the chief sanitary doctor of the region is published on site Rospotrebnadzor.
According to the document, preventive vaccination against suspected persons over 60 years of age, according to epidemic indications, should be provided by February 7, the second component – by March 7. It is noted that at least 80 percent of the total number of this category of the population should be vaccinated.
In January, an increase in the incidence of COVID-19 among citizens over 60 was recorded in the Ulyanovsk region. Indications at the beginning of the year about 60% of cases
Earlier, State Duma deputy Anatoly Wasserman called voluntary vaccination the gravest part of Gorbachev’s legacy and predicted its abolition in Russia in 2022. “I am sure that this year we are canceling one of the most difficult parts of Gorbachev’s legacy – the voluntary nature of vaccinations. The perniciousness of this visibility is already obvious all over the world,” the deputy said. He also noted that vaccination is now almost mandatory in France.