In Russia for the last day from the coronavirus died 150 people, reported in the Telegram on may 22, the operational headquarters of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation.
This is a new daily record, said the Agency RBC. With the beginning of the outbreak of an infection has died 3249 Russians.
The total number of infections in the country increased to 326 448, in recent days the infection was diagnosed 8894 people. For the second consecutive day in Russia recorded more than 9 thousand new cases of the disease.
From coronavirus infection was cured 99 825 Russians (+7144 per day).
The Russian authorities included in the statistics information from the occupied Ukrainian Crimea. According to data of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation, on the Peninsula 463 confirmed cases of infection, five people are dead.
In Russia he spent more than 8 million tests for coronavirus (the population is about 146 million).
Russia ranks second in the world after the US in number of infections. From 30 March to Russia acted quarantine imposed in connection with the outbreak of coronavirus infection. President Vladimir Putin ordered to cancel the may 12 mode of working days and to soften the restrictions.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, worldwide coronavirus infected more than 5.1 million people, more than 333,2 thousand of them died, and 1.96 million were cured.
On may 15 the head of the European who regional office for Europe Hans Kluge urged to prepare for the second, more deadly wave of the coronavirus. According to him, the epicenter of the epidemic has shifted to Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan.