Russian Deputy Prime Minister, Tatiana Golikova, said today, Friday, that Russia does not intend to impose a closure due to the epidemiological situation, against the background of the high number of infections and deaths due to the outbreak of the Corona virus.
According to the competent authorities, the high number of HIV infections in Russia and record numbers of deaths, as it reached 887 deaths during the past day, is linked to the beginning of the autumn season and the change in weather.
Earlier, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that there are no plans to take new restrictive steps, noting at the same time that the heads of regions and regions are empowered to make decisions they deem appropriate based on the development of the epidemiological situation in their regions.
Today, Friday, the Russian Center for Epidemic Control announced that 24,522 new infections with the Corona virus were recorded during the past 24 hours, and 887 deaths.
The total number of infections recorded by the health authorities in Russia since the beginning of the epidemic has reached 7,535,548 cases, of which 6,692,722 people have recovered so far, while the death toll has reached 208,142 deaths.
Source: RIA Novosti