SEOUL, April 20 – RIA Novosti. South Korea has registered 13 cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 per day, the total number infected increased to 10 of 674, was recovered 72 human has already killed 236 people, said the organization of the Centers for control and disease prevention (KCDC) under the Ministry of health.
Earlier it was reported 234 the victims of the virus. In connection with a reduction in the number of new infections in the country, authorities extended until may 5, the mode of social distancing in a weakened form. Re-open parks and outdoor recreation, will be allowed limited activity sports, religious and entertainment institutions. Citizens are still asked to avoid crowded places, do not go out of the house once again to observe all preventive measures.
Parliamentary elections were held in the country on 15 April, many people took to the streets, but all citizens through the media and the message on the phone called to wear a mask on the way to the polls, to disinfect the hands and keep your distance with people. Quarantine service announced that it will be hard to follow, will increase the daily number of cases after the elections.
According to KCDC at 00.00 Monday (18.00 GMT Sunday), the number of new cases, seven were imported from abroad. Geographically in the two cases discovered in Busan, Gyeonggi province and the province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do, another case in the cities of Daegu, Incheon and Ulsan. Four cases recorded in the course of quarantine inspection.
For the past day hospital discharged 72 people, the total number of recovered rose to 8114, which is more than 74%. Tests 11 981 people yet, only South Korea has conducted more than 540 thousand of tests for coronavirus. At least 179 people were registered for the presence of virus in the body after they have recovered and were discharged. KCDC is investigating the possible causes of repeated detection of coronavirus.
he Killed two more people, the total number of victims is 236, while 163 of them were killed in Daegu, 51 in the province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do, 14 – in Gyeonggi province. Two died in Seoul and Gangwon province, three in Busan. Another victim in Ulsan.
the Total number of infected in Seoul reached 624, in Taegu – 6833 people, 1 361 contracted in the province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do, another 656 people in Gyeonggi province. In Busan, a total of 132 cases. Over 5.2 million people (48.9 per cent) among all the infected are connected with the sect of “Sinchonri”. All in all, with the collective infections in the country are connected to 81.1% of cases. At least 1005 cases were brought from abroad.
Although daily gain of infected in the country continues to steadily decline, quarantine service of South Korea noted the relatively large number of cases of contamination from an unknown source. As reported by KCDC, over the past two weeks, doctors were unable to trace the cause of infection for 18 patients, which means that the probability of having somewhere unaccounted for source of the coronavirus. In this context, citizens are requested still to adhere strictly to all the rules of social distancing and the prevention of the virus.
Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.