Lessons in schools of Chelyabinsk suspended until January 18 due to flu
CHELYABINSK, January 13. /TASS/. The educational process in all schools of Chelyabinsk suspended on 18 January due to the high incidence of SARS and influenza. This was reported TASS the press service of the health Department of the city administration.
The incidence of influenza in Russia remains high
“The suspension of the educational process in all schools and institutions of additional education of the city of Chelyabinsk decided to extend to 18 January inclusive. The reason is a dysfunctional situation on the incidence of influenza and SARS”, – noted in press service.
According to official data, the total number of cases of influenza and SARS in Chelyabinsk from 9 to 12 January amounted to 12 thousand 554 people. Compared with the period from 26 to 29 December 2016 increase in the number of cases of adults was 11%. Among pupils, a decrease of morbidity by 26% .
The decision to extend winter vacations in schools of Chelyabinsk due to the flu and SARS, the city government adopted on 11 January.