The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine submitted to the Verkhovna Rada the draft law on introducing amendments into the state budget, which proposes to allocate additional means for fighting with flu epidemic.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Lytvyn said this during the plenary session today.

In particular, according to his words, the government proposes to send UAH 1 billion to the reserve fund of the Cabinet of Ministers in order to allocate the relevant means for fighting with flu epidemic or other unforeseen events.