Authorities in Arkhangelsk region have extended restrictions on coronavirus up to 31 may, writes RIA "news" with reference to the press service of the regional government.

"In Pomerania restrictive measures in connection with the distribution of COVID-19 is extended to 31 may", – stated in the message.

In the Arkhangelsk region had contracted the coronavirus 457 people. It is noted that 53% of patients carry the disease in a mild form. Eight patients are in serious condition.


December 31, 2019, the Chinese government announced the outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan. The causative agent is a new type of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19. March 11, the world health organization (who) declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic.