COVID-19 Prevention Center Opens in Shymkent
A center on prevention of the COVID-19 spread was established in Shymkent led by city mayor Murat Aitenov. The center will control the situation with coronavirus, monitor prices on essential consumer goods. The city officials also instructed sewing factories to produce reusable cotton gauze face masks. 170 hospital beds were prepared in Shymkent in case of the virus. Clinics opened as public-private partnerships are ready to contribute to the fight against coronavirus.