OREANDA-NEWS. Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin held a meeting with the government on socio-economic issues in a videoconference format.

The press service of the cabinet confirmed that infected with coronavirus Prime Minister continues to undergo treatment in one of the state medical institutions.

“First of all, I would like to discuss how the president’s instructions on supporting veterans are being implemented, including his decree on lump-sum payments for the holiday,” Mishustin said, opening the event. The politician noted that the government had prepared the necessary documents in order that the veterans receive the allocated funds on time. Additional measures were also taken to support them, the prime minister said. They are connected to the repair of houses of veterans, as well as medical care and providing them with drugs. “In the situation with the spread of coronavirus, we need to pay close attention to them,” Mishustin emphasized.