He stated this during a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with members of the government.

“In total, the Ministry of Finance has reserved 1.4 trillion rubles for the fight against the spread of coronavirus infection and the implementation of anti-crisis measures,” Mishustina quoted Interfax as saying.

He noted that the government is working on a second package of measures aimed at overcoming the consequences of the spread of coronavirus.

Earlier it was reported that Russian President Vladimir Putin daily talks with Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova on the situation with the coronavirus infection COVID-19 in the country.