Magadan, the Chinese market was closed for quarantine, just 12 of his employees was diagnosed COVID-19, told reporters at a briefing on Thursday, the mayor of the capital of Kolyma Yuriy grishan.

According to recent reports, the diagnosis of coronavirus in Kolyma put the 655 patients, three died, 326 recovered.

"Together with the Governor, we were forced to make a decision on the temporary closure of the Chinese market, due to the fact that there are simultaneously seven employees fell ill. Was issued the corresponding decree Yesterday…, June 24, confirmed the positive result in five workers from this market," said grishan.

He said that the market has adopted all measures to prevent the spread of infection.

Only in Russia revealed about 607 thousand infected, of which almost 369 thousand have been cured, and over six thousand died.

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