“First of all, we took out all the citizens of Russia from Hainan Island. It was a special, so to say, operation, it was 4,650 people, all were examined, everyone was observed for two weeks, ”RIA Novosti quoted her as saying.

Earlier it was reported that more than 8 thousand people are observed in Russia due to coronavirus.

Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said that Russia will extend the restrictions introduced due to coronavirus until April 1.