For the past day in the world recorded the highest number of infections with coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 since the beginning of the pandemic. This was at the briefing on 20 may said the Director General of the world organization of health tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus. The text of his statement given on the who website.
“In the last 24 hours who received information about 106 thousand cases – the highest daily figure since the beginning of the outbreak. Almost two-thirds of these cases were registered in four countries,” Ghebreyesus said.
He did not specify which countries in question. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the highest increase of incidence is observed in USA, Brazil, Russia and India.
Who is concerned about the growing number of cases in low-and middle-income population, said the CEO.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the who announced the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Onbsee number of infected people in the world exceeded 4,95 million people, including more than 325,8 thousand died of 1.88 million recovered.