The coronavirus was diagnosed in 70-year-old woman who previously died in the Saka district hospital. This is with reference to the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov, reports TASS.

“the First case, which was officially confirmed. This is the first case [of death] from the coronavirus,” said Aksenov at the meeting of the operational headquarters.

"the Rambler” wrote that in Russia, according to the latest data, the number of cases of coronavirus infection has exceeded 177 thousand people. By the morning of 7 may in the Crimea, had identified 32 new cases of middle East respiratory syndrome.