The situation with coronavirus infection on the territory of the Russian Federation today remains extremely tense, said the Minister of Health of the country Mikhail Murashko, RIA Novosti reports.
The head of the Ministry of Health expressed regret that the Russians are not fulfilling all the recommendations prescribed for the fight against COVID-19. At the same time, according to Murashko, it is the behavior of the population in terms of compliance with epidemiological requirements that is a key factor that will minimize risks for the state, in particular, for economic activity.
On the eve of Russia, a record number of new cases of infection was revealed - 13 868, 244 people died, this also became the maximum daily rate since the beginning of the pandemic.
Meanwhile, the number of people infected with coronavirus in the world has exceeded 38 million. For all the time, more than 26 million people have recovered, 1,083,875 deaths have been confirmed.