“Ten disinfection tunnels will be installed in Nur-Sultan, ”the official website of the capital Akimat reports. The first disinfection complex in the city appeared in the Multidisciplinary Children’s Hospital No.3 on the initiative and with the support of Akimat of Nur-Sultan city. Before entering the workplace, health workers shall go through this tunnel. “The installation works with steam generators. There are special small motors that produce steam with disinfectants. This tunnel allows covering the entire surface of clothing and destroying dangerous pathogens when people pass through the installation. Healthcare workers use the installation twice a day –when entering the workplace and at the end of the work shift. Patients themselves also can go through the tunnel, ”Iran Shametekov, the director of the Nur-Sultan Multidisciplinary Children’s City Hospital No. 3, said. Similar tunnels will also be placed on the territory of other medical facilities and in public gathering places.
Source: official site of Nur-Sultan city http://astana.gov.kz/ru/news/news/22301