The system of QR codes for the sale of alcohol can be introduced in the Sverdlovsk region. The authorities intend to consider the relevant issue at the next meeting of the headquarters of the region, reports TASS.
“We know about the initiative of market participants to enter QR codes for buying alcohol. We are ready to discuss this measure with colleagues and experts at the next meeting of the operational headquarters, ”said Artem Bekhterev, Minister of Agroindustrial Complex and Sverdlovsk Consumer Market.
A local restaurateur Yevgeny Uryupin made such a proposal on his Instagram page earlier.
Meanwhile, the COVID-19 Operational Headquarters is working with relevant departments to draft laws on the mandatory use of QR codes in cafes, transport and shops.