the mortality Rate in Russia due coronavirus COVID-19 to increase significantly in may, said Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova. According to her, official data on causes of death for April will be received may 29. In Russia in April, according to official data from the coronavirus died 1145 people, and from the beginning of may — 2080.

“We’re trying to save the maximum number of patients, but disease and chronic illness do not always end in a favorable outcome. Our analysis, as well as smooth the offset curve of the epidemic in Russia right timing suggests that a significant increase in the mortality rate will be recorded in may. This is evidenced by the operational data of the three weeks that we have today,” said MS Golikova at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on sanitary-epidemiological setting.

Deputy Prime Minister noted that in General the health system of the Russian Federation was able to withstand the test and to respond adequately to the challenge.

Previously, the number of deaths from the coronavirus was predicted by the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin. Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said that Russia allegedly began to pass the peak load on the health system and the situation of coronavirus has begun to stabilise. According to him, it will be possible gradually to remove restrictions. On the stabilization of the situation with coronavirus today, may 22, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Recall, for the last day in Russia was a record for the number of deaths from the coronavirus died 150 patients with COVID-19, total death toll has reached 3249 people. Only in the country for the day was 8894 new cases of infection with coronavirus in 84 regions. The total number of infected COVID-19 reached 326 448, recovered almost 100 thousand people.