In Russia, 658 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected during the day, and a total of 5389 cases were registered in 79 regions of the country. This was reported on Sunday, April 5, in the operational headquarters for the control and monitoring of the situation with COVID-19.
“During the day, 22 people were discharged with recovery. Recovered for the entire period ― 355”, – said in a statement.
At the same time, two patients in Moscow died. In total, 45 fatal cases were recorded in Russia over the entire period.
“Among the new cases, 250 people aged 18 to 45 years, 189 people aged 46 to 65 years and 78 people over 65 years old, with 23 of them over 80 years old. Also coronavirus was confirmed in 19 children,” ― said in the sit room.
Earlier on April 5, it was reported that the number of people infected with coronavirus increased by 536 in Moscow during the day.
The spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes COVID-19 disease, began at the end of December last year. The focus of infection was the Chinese city of Wuhan. In a few months, the disease has spread to more than 190 countries around the world. On March 11, who declared a coronavirus pandemic.