NIZHNY NOVGOROD, may 3 – RIA Novosti. An elderly man and woman with the coronavirus has died in the Nizhny Novgorod region, only the number of deaths of patients with COVID-19 in the region has increased to 16 people, the press service of the regional government.

“the region recorded 2 fatal cases, a woman born in 1951 and the man 1961 year of birth, both medical history was burdened with chronic diseases. Only 3 may 2020 recorded 16 deaths,” – said in the message.

as of may 3, in the Nizhny Novgorod region 252 confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus infection. “In the region verified samples for coronavirus 2695 people. 350 people has recovered and discharged. Just tested 86 895 people”, – stated in the message.

At the moment 3590 people in the Nizhny Novgorod region under the supervision of doctors, 13 of them provided the opportunity to isolate themselves in the Observatory.

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