Turan: On April 7, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on additional measures to strengthen the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

The document provides for the construction of six modular hospitals with 200 beds each.

14.8 million manats (about 9 million dollars) will be allocated from the state budget to finance these measures.

Earlier, the head of state reported on the treatment of patients with coronavirus in more than 20 hospitals in different regions of the country.

For the hospitalization of the infected, four newly built hospitals were allocated in Baku, Gazakh, Goranboy and Shamkir regions.