After the Minsk parade dedicated to Victory Day, the city has improved the situation with the incidence of pneumonia. On 12 may at the meeting with government members President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, spoken in the plot of the TV channel ONT.
“Think about the parade. Was absolutely convinced that people are on the air is no worse than where they will be locked. This is war people were very much ill and so on. But still, in soul, in heart alertness was. So what have we got? In Minsk yesterday much two times reduction in pneumonia. Twice. And yesterday, crossed himself: may God grant that we continue in the pneumonia of the past”, he said.
According to the head of the state, the number of patients “would be” not only in Minsk.
“We have received an additional hospital beds just in case, for sick people,” – said Lukashenko.
During the epidemic of Belarus has not closed its borders, not to stop the operation of businesses, shops, food establishments and education. Also, there is no ban on mass gatherings, despite the fact that the experts of the world health organization urged the authorities to introduce restrictive measures.
According to data of the Ministry of health of Belarus on 12 may, in the 142 patients with COVID-19. In total in Belarus was 24 873 cases of coronavirus infection, recovered 6974.
Belarusian opposition journalists believe that the official statistics on COVID-19 in the country unreliable.