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BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 24
Azerbaijan’s Heydar Aliyev Foundation has transferred 500,000 manat to the national Fund to Support Fight Against Coronavirus to contribute to the measures taken by the government to prevent wide spread of coronavirus in Azerbaijan, Trend reports on March 24.
The Heydar Aliyev Foundation has constantly rendered support to its beneficiaries in the field of combating coronavirus.
Upon the instructions of Azerbaijan's First Vice-President, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva within the fight against coronavirus, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation provided disinfectants, masks and other personal protective equipment to nurseries, orphanages and boarding schools in Baku and in the Azerbaijani districts, the social service institution for people who have reached the retirement age, the Children's Neuropsychiatric Center, as well as to institutions rendering neuropsychiatric social services in Baku and in the districts of the country.
These institutions were disinfected. The necessary organizational support in observing the social isolation regime and the existing rules of the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers was provided.
Moreover, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation organized the shifts for continuous work to limit the communication of the staff working at the social service institution for people who have reached the retirement age, where old citizens who are at risk of becoming infected with the virus live, with other people.
Previously, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, in support of the activity of the Operational Headquarters of the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers, donated masks, gloves, goggles, medical clothing and disinfectants to various medical institutions. The corresponding assistance is underway.