Unity will make mundbind free of charge to people with few money, according to the national board of Health has recommended the use of them by the hustle of public transport. It writes the DR.
the Proposal must ensure that low-income groups in Denmark also afford to take the public transport after the new recommendations.
It informs the Unity sundhedsordfører, Peder Hvelplund, to DR.
specifically want the party to do mundbind free, among other things, pensioners, students and persons on integrationsydelse.
It must be done by giving these groups a engangsbevilling, so they can pick up masks for free at the pharmacy, says Peder Hvelplund.
Unity has previously proposed a requirement to carry mundbind in the collective traffic, and is not, therefore, opposes the new recommendation.
- We wear masks because we want to include the most vulnerable in the collective traffic. In this context, we must not exclude another group by letting them pay for expensive mundbind, says the Unity rapporteur to DR.
Like Enhedslisten, SF can also see that the new recommendation can be an economic challenge for certain groups in the society.
It says the party's sundhedsordfører, Kirsten Normann Andersen.
She tells the DR that the party has not yet settled on whether mundbind should be free, or whether certain citizens should have a grant to buy them.
According to the sundhedsordføreren SF several times raised the issue to health minister Magnus Heunicke (S).
But if you ask the Social democrats, so they can't see the problem, as Enhedslisten and SF account.
It says Rasmus Horn Langhoff, who is Influenced by sundhedsordfører, to DR.
According to him comes the new maskeanbefaling not to hit people hard in expenditure terms.
He stresses that the government will keep an eye on which occurs the case of citizens who cannot afford to buy mundbind.
in Particular, if the increasing demand on them resulting in higher prices, as the håndsprit a few months ago.