To talk about the abolition or relaxation of the restrictive measures imposed because of the coronavirus, in Primorye is still early as the situation remains difficult, the number of people infected in the region is 955 people. This was announced on Tuesday at a meeting of the regional operational headquarters of the Governor of Primorsky Krai Oleg Kozhemyako.

"the Epidemiological situation in the region remains difficult. For relief too early. It is definitely going to happen, but now our task is to do everything to reduce the rates of morbidity gave a result. It is also necessary to continue work on identifying offenders of sanitary and epidemiological requirements," said Kozhemyako, which quoted the press service of the regional government.

According to may 12 over the past day has increased 48 infected and their total number in the region of 955 people. Increased the number of "heavy" patients, today they are 66 and 17 of them connected to devices of artificial ventilation of the lungs. In medical institutions deployed 1 168 beds for the treatment of patients with coronavirus infection.

"the Weekly growth rate is 56%, the average – 8%. The rate of growth suggests that the incidence of progressing. In this connection I consider that the extension of restrictive measures is a targeted measure and must continue", – said at the staff meeting, the chief sanitary doctor of Primorye Tatiana Cetkovska, quoted by the press service.

Since the beginning of the pandemic coronavirus in the world has infected more than 4 million people, about 280 thousand died. In Russia, according to the Federal operative headquarters of the anti-coronavirus, was 221 344 cases of infection, has recovered 39 801 people died in 2 009. The government has launched a resource stopmanager.Russia to inform about the situation in the country.