MOSCOW, 30 Jul — RIA Novosti. The peak of the spread of coronavirus infection in Russia may occur in mid-may. Such an opinion shared by the Director of the Central research Institute of epidemiology of Rospotrebnadzor, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor, academician Vasily Akimkin in the First channel.

According to him, the measures of dividing nature have a positive effect on reducing the growth of infection. However, the Akimkin believes that talking about the output on a plateau in the growth of cases of infection with coronavirus earlier.

the Professor says that the reduction in the prevalence of coronavirus can also influence natural factor.

“Natural insolation — sunlight, ultraviolet light, which any organism would be devastating”, he concluded.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 2.9 million cases of infection, more than 202 thousand people died.

In Russia, about 99 thousand infected more than ten thousand cured, about a thousand died. Authorities urged residents to observe all precautions, including keep your distance in public places.

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