On Tuesday, the Russian State Duma approved a new bill, imposing a fine on individuals violating the preventive measures related to the Coruna epidemic.
The new law provides for a fine of 12,300 dollars or a prison term of 3 years for those who transmit the virus to other people.
It also provides for a fine of up to $ 24,600 or a prison sentence of up to 5 years for those who die of the virus.
It also provides for a prison sentence of up to 7 years for those who cause the death of two or more persons due to corona.
Under the new law, cases related to the intentional transmission of the virus that kills people can be classified as "terrorism, riots and sabotage".
Earlier, the Corona Infection Control and Prevention Center in Russia announced that the number of infections had increased to 2337, and the death toll had risen to 19.