Meetings with prisoners in Azerbaijan suspended amid coronavirus threat

# 11:20
6 March 2020

Meetings with prisoners and receiving sendings have been suspended over coronavirus threat at institutions of the Penitentiary Service of the Ministry of Justice of Azerbaijan, Chairman of the public relations department of the Justice Ministry's Penitentiary Service, Mehman Sadigov told APA.

According to him, in order to prevent cases of infection with the virus, meetings with prisoners and accepting sendings were temporarily suspended.

Note that 6 persons have tested positive for coronavirus in Azerbaijan. And the health of those people is under serious control, necessary measures for their treatment are being continued.