Gloves are issued free of charge to passengers on public transport in Tashkent
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Gloves will be provided free of charge to passengers in public transport in Tashkent. This was reported by the Ministry of Transport of Uzbekistan.
From 19 October, in order to prevent the spread of various seasonal infections in public transport and protect the health of passengers, a procedure has been introduced according to which passengers in the city of Tashkent will use medical masks and gloves when using public transport services (bus, metro, line taxis).
The ministry noted that at the same time, carriers provide gloves to passengers of public transport free of charge.
Passengers can take gloves from cashiers, conductors and drivers at the entrance to metro stations, buses and minibuses.
“The only goal of introducing medical masks and gloves for public transport passengers in Tashkent is to protect the health of citizens,” the ministry said.