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The peak of the spread of coronavirus in Russia may occur in mid-may, said the Director of the Central research Institute of epidemiology of Rospotrebnadzor, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor, academician Vasily Akimkin in the program “Doc-Talk”. Release published on the website of the First channel.
According to him, it then becomes a reduction of incidence. The Akimkin noted that the measures of the dividing nature have a positive effect on reducing the growth of infection coronavirus infection. The expert emphasizes that to speak about rising to a plateau in the growth of new infections is still too early.
The Akimkin added that the reduction in the rate of spread of coronavirus can affect the “sunlight, UV light that any microorganism would be devastating”.
Earlier official representative of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov, said Russia’s withdrawal to the plateau on the coronavirus. “You hope timidly that Russia has reached a plateau for the coronavirus, but everything will depend on the discipline for the may holidays”, — he said.
As at 29 April coronavirus detected in almost 100 thousand people per day became infected almost 6 thousand. More than 10 thousand of them recovered, 1037 patients died.
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