Virologist, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor Anatoly Alstein revealed the risk of acquiring coronavirus infection at home in an interview with “Fifth channel”.

Alstein noted that to catch the virus through food or water. It is recommended to use boiled water to wash fruits and vegetables and carry out heat treatment of products.

The expert stressed that the risk to be infected by the coronavirus in such a way low.

According to the latest data, in Russia recorded 155 370 cases of infection with coronavirus. In recent days revealed 10 102 infected in 83 regions of Russia. Died 95 people. The biggest increase in the number of infections recorded in Moscow, Moscow suburbs, St.-Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod and Murmansk areas, and also Dagestan. In the course of the epidemic in the country 1 451 people were killed and over 19.8 thousand cured.