TASHKENT, 28 APR – RIA Novosti. The number of infected with the coronavirus in Uzbekistan grew by 20 people and has reached 1924, said Tuesday the press service of the Ministry of health of the country.

In Uzbekistan, the March 15 a resident of the country, returning from France, found the first Republic in the case COVID-19. On Monday the number of reported cases of coronavirus has reached 1904, eight patients died, 892 recovered.

“as of April 28, 2020 10.00 (8.00 GMT) in Uzbekistan, the number of cases of infection with coronavirus infection is 1924”, – stated in the message in the Telegram channel, Ministry of health. On Monday, there were 35 new cases COVID-19, Sunday 7, Saturday – 58.

the authorities of the country from April 1 introduced in Tashkent and regions, the regime of self-isolation, citizens over 65 years of age are forbidden to leave the house. More than 80 thousand people are quarantined. Special Commission for combating coronavirus has extended the quarantine restrictions in the country until may 10.

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 2.8 million cases of infection, over 198 thousand people died.

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