Retrieved 30 April 2020, 00:42 IST
UFC Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov Inspiration for many people around the world and the undefeated fighter is using his arrival to send an important message not only in Russia, but all over the world.
Nurmagomedov urged everyone to act in accordance with the suspended house order issued as the ongoing coronavirus epidemic continues to wreak havoc around the world and demand livelihoods. This comes after Russia announced an increase in 411 cases of COVD-19 infection on Tuesday, bringing the total number of countries to 93,558 with 8 deaths.
Khabib was ready to defend his title against Tony Ferguson The UFC 249 title, however, had to be pulled at the last minute due to the ongoing flight ban in Russia. Russian fighter took to Instagram (according to translation) RT Sport) To spread the message of awareness about the ongoing epidemic and to stop the spread of the disease at home until further notice.
“Our disregard for the advice and requests of the doctors, coupled with the panic among the people, has led to a proliferation of the disease and a difficult situation is getting worse every day. As a result our hospitals are now overcrowded with patients and the number of patients is only increasing.
While at home, we can reduce the burden on physicians and hospitals and perhaps save our lives by getting timely care. Take care of your loved ones, do not leave their home unnecessarily. May Allah protect us all from all diseases and heal the sick and loved ones all over the world. ”
Russian President Vladimir Putin has extended a nationwide lockdown order until May 11 and plans to work towards a gradual “phased exit” so that people can safely return to their normal lives.