the Mayor of Moscow confirmed the information about the first death from coronavirus infection. Sergei Sobyanin expressed condolences to the families of the deceased. He noted that all contacts with the woman are under observation of doctors, reports TASS.
As previously reported, in the capital died a 79-year-old woman. According to the operational headquarters on control and monitoring of the situation with coronavirus, an elderly woman suffered a variety of chronic diseases.
To March 19 in almost all Russian regions introduced the mode of increased readiness because of the threat of the spread of coronavirus. In addition, the high alert is entered in three cities of Federal significance: Moscow, St. Petersburg and Sevastopol.
the Government acknowledged that the country’s economy the situation of coronavirus has a serious impact. The head of the Ministry of Finance Anton Siluanov recognized that the accumulated resources give the government the ability to respond quickly.
the staff said that the woman died as a result of pneumonia on the background of very severe comorbidity. She suffered from diabetes mellitus type II, arterial hypertension, ischemic heart disease, coronary atherosclerosis, aorta, chronic pulmonary hypertension, urinary stone disease, cerebrovasular disease, recently underwent stenting of coronary arteries.