According to the Ministry of health of Mongolia, two cases of plague recorded in the Western province of Bayan-ölgii. Both people died, informs “Russian Dialogue,” referring to the Agency “Moscow”.

“Cases related to consumption of raw meat and internal organs of a Groundhog. This animal is the main reservoir of the causative agent of plague in the territory of the hearth, which is a nature”, – stated in the message.

In Rospotrebnadzor said that in the territories bordering Bayan-ölgii, system events for non-admission of infection. Russian authorities have advised tourists to take into account this information when planning trips to Mongolia.

We will remind, earlier the Madagascar plague killed four Chinese.