The European Union is developing a plan for a second wave of coronavirus to prevent the re-quarantine and stop the economy, writes TASS.

In Italy sharply increased deaths from coronavirus

"if in some regions we will be forced to contain the pandemic, we will do effectively to prevent re-introduction of a global quarantine, and stop the new economy", – quotes the words of the European Commissioner for health Stella Kyriakides.

In Europe, the coronavirus has infected 2.6 million, recovered $ 1.5 million, killed nearly 200 thousand people.

The Chinese authorities announced the outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan on 31 December 2019. The causative agent is a new type of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19. Subsequently, on 11 March, the who announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus pandemic. In the world the number of infected exceeded 13 million, died more than 580 thousand people.