MINSK, 3 may – RIA Novosti. The epidemic coronavirus infection COVID-19 will be completed in Belarus by 14 August, and the peak incidence is expected to close by the 20 th day of may, said the head of the medical statistics Department of Minsk regional clinical hospital Victor Cosewic.

In early April, the health Minister of Belarus Vladimir Karanik predicted that the peak incidence COVID-19 in Belarus have at the end of April – beginning of may.

“According to the forecasts, we have 20 numbers may have to be reached the peak (incidence of coronavirus – ed.) then there needs to be a decrease around the middle of June, and even referred to the specific date when we’ll forget this nightmare is August 14. God grant that this was so, or even earlier,” said Cosewic in interview to TV channel “Belarus 1”, which is shown on Sunday.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 3.3 million cases of infection, about 240 thousand people died.

In Belarus on Sunday the number of cases of infection with coronavirus infection COVID-19 per day increased by up to 16 705 877, passed away two other patients, just dead – 99.

the Latest data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.