Today, Wednesday, the Russian authorities announced that the number of confirmed cases of the emerging corona virus “Covid-19” in the country has risen to 658.
The anti-Corona operations room confirmed in a statement today that 163 new cases were recorded during the past 24 hours in 20 Russian regions, noting that 120 of these new injuries were recorded in the capital, Moscow.
The first two cases of HIV infection were also recorded in the Rostov provinces in the south of the country and Pskov in the northwest.
The operating room statement pointed out that the newly infected people recently visited countries where the new Corona virus is spreading.
In general, Corona cases have been recorded so far in 55 regions and territories of Russia, 29 injured have left hospitals after recovering from the epidemic, and 112 thousand people are still under home quarantine as a precautionary measure aimed at deterring the spread of the epidemic.
The head of the operations room, Deputy Prime Minister, Tatyana Golikova, stressed during the meeting of the Governmental Coordination Committee to combat the outbreak of the virus, that the situation of the spread of Corona in Russia is still under the control of the government.