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In Blagoveshchensk the Amur region will hold a prayer service at Chinese and Russian for the salvation of the coronavirus. This was reported on the website of the diocese of Blagoveschensk. The event announcement is also written in two languages.
Prayer “on the cessation of the epidemic of the coronavirus” will be held February 16 at the Cathedral of the Annunciation. “With the blessing of Archbishop of the Annunciation and tyndinskiy Lucian prayers for salvation from the epidemic of the coronavirus will take place every Sunday until the situation stabilizes,” — said in the message. The Church underlines that “prayers to the Lord will raise both the Russians and the Chinese congregation.”
Previously, the Blagoveshchensk joined the list of Russian cities, whose residents are most concerned about the coronavirus. So, according to the study of social Russian social networks “Classmates”, in the last week users have mentioned virus 80 thousand times a day on the social network generated more than 5 thousand posts containing derivative of the word “coronavirus”. Most of the coronavirus discuss in the far East and in Transbaikalia. In Vladivostok, the infection has been subject of 35 percent of the publications in Chita and Blagoveshchensk — 33 and 28 percent, respectively.
According to the latest data, the number of victims of a new type of coronavirus, has exceeded a thousand people. The number of infected people in mainland China increased to 42 thousand people. In Russia there are two of them: one in Tyumen, the second in Chita.
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