As of 17 April, the epidemic coronavirus infection COVID-19 in Germany under control and begins to decline. This was stated by the Minister of health of Germany Jens span, reports Deutsche Welle.
“According to date, the epidemic under control and has become more manageable,” said the official.
Span stressed that the imposition of harsh restrictive measures in mid-March led to a “complete inhibition” of social and economic life, but now we can say, “it was a success”.
According to the Minister, the number of new infections is reduced. In this April 12 in Germany, the daily recovering more people than infected.
“The healthcare system of Germany, none of the days was not overloaded,” – said span.
According to the Punks, in Germany 1.7 million people protested on the coronavirus. In the country weekly about 350 thousand, the number can be increased to 700 thousand in a week if you have the necessary reagents.
Two days in a row in Germany the ratio of infection falls below one, it means that the virus on average infects less than one person, that is, the number of new infections is reduced.
At a press conference April 15 toantler of Germany Angela Merkel stated that the rate of infection is an important criterion for the gradual lifting of restrictions in the country. She announced that the quarantine in the country was extended until may 3, but was allowed to open stores with an area up to 800 m2. It is expected that on may 4, the country will resume the educational process.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to information of the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 2.1 million, died more than 146 thousand people, recovered more than 550 thousand
In Germany, according to data of Institute of Robert Koch on the morning of April 17, was 133 830 cases of infection with coronavirus, died 3868 people.