The Turkmendemiryollary Agency reported on the extension of the suspension of railway transportation until November 1, 2020. This is stated in the official message of the railway operator, posted on the website.
Temporary cessation of railway serviceThe new law, which was introduced on July 16, is part of the Action Plan to Prevent the Spread of Infectious Diseases in Turkmenistan.
As part of preventive measures, in addition to restrictions on rail transport in the country, air and bus traffic between cities was temporarily stopped, mosques, markets and catering facilities were closed.
To counteract a pandemic that has become a threat to the global community, Turkmenistan is implementing a program to mobilize efforts to effectively combat infectious diseases.