The head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova announced the deterioration of the situation with COVID-19 in Russia on the air of the Russia 24 TV channel. Reported by Interfax…
According to her, the lockdown will not need to be introduced if all measures are followed. “The situation is undoubtedly tense, we see no explosive growth in any subject of the Russian Federation. But the gradual increase and deterioration of the situation is obvious. In order to stop the situation, everyone needs to follow the rules, ”she said.
The head of the department also recalled the need to use personal protective equipment, wash hands and maintain social distance.
As of November 19, the number of cases of coronavirus infection in Russia since the beginning of the pandemic exceeded two million and reached 2,015,608. The total number of recoveries is 1,526,656, deaths – 34,850.