The president Victor Yushchenko supports allocation from reserve fund of the state budget of 50 million hryvnias on preventive measures for fight against swine flu.
He told about it during a meeting with the Minister of Health Vasily Knyazevich.
"I will address today till the evening on allocation of 50 million hryvnias from reserve fund for acquisition of preparations and creation of necessary laboratory", - Yushchenko told.
He also supported active involvement of scientists to studying of methods of treatment of this illness.
In turn, Knyazevich reported about the intention at the closest cabinet council of Ministers to take the initiative about allocation of these means.
As it was reported, earlier the prime minister - the minister Yulia Timoshenko declared creation of special group on counteraction to emergence of swine flu in Ukraine.