St. PETERSBURG, may 4 – RIA Novosti. Three more patients with coronavirus infection, who died in St. Petersburg, had chronic diseases, according to the city health Committee.

“the Commission on the analysis of fatal outcomes from influenza and other severe forms of SARS, including COVID-19 in the epidemic season 2020-2021 confirmed three more deaths from novel coronavirus infection in Saint-Petersburg”, – stated in the message.

a Man of 57 years died in City General hospital No. 2, 63 women and 87 years at the Hospital for veterans of wars.

“Patients have several chronic diseases, including obesity and cardiovascular disease. The main disease that led to death, all recognized viral pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus infection СOVID-19”, – stated in the message.

Earlier it was reported that for the last day in Petersburg was 317 new cases of infection with coronavirus infection, three died.

According to the city operational headquarters since the beginning of the pandemic in St. Petersburg was 5346 infections COVID-19. Died 37 people. Recovered 1197 people.

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