The number of victims COVID-19 in Serbia since the beginning of the pandemic has reached 461 person, per day identified 389 patients with coronavirus, reported the Ministry of health of the country.

Friday in Serbia due to the increase in the incidence of COVID-19 mandatory the wearing of masks in an open space, where it is impossible to provide a distance of 1.5 meters. Also confirmed a ban on Assembly of more than 10 people at the open space throughout the country. Currently, the state of emergency because of the coronavirus operates in more than two dozen Serb municipalities.

"In the past 24 hours tested 7 648 persons identified 389 patients COVID-19, the total number infected since the beginning of the pandemic reached 20 498. Died nine patients all died of 461 patient" – informs the Ministry of health.

"On the artificial lung ventilation (ALV) are 187 (maximum from the beginning of the pandemic – ed.)", – said the doctors. Only 4 of 776 patients was hospitalized.

The Serbian government previously announced that in connection with the development of a vaccine against COVID-19 are in contact with researchers and manufacturers in UK, USA, Russia and China and hope one of the first to receive them before the end of 2020.

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