Per day by the coronavirus in the world contracted almost 11 thousand people

the world health organization announced a new 10 982 cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus in the world in the last day, 343 people died.

Thus, the total number of infected people worldwide was just over 153 thousand people, the total number of fatalities — more than five thousand, according to RIA Novosti.

the disease has been quarantined in the Czech Republic, Lithuania and in several States of Venezuela; its borders closes and Argentina. In Austria entered into force a package of measures of the government, which restricts the movement of citizens in public space; employers will send most of its employees on the remote operating mode. Mandatory quarantine for everyone arriving from abroad of citizens is introduced in Montenegro. State of emergency introduced in Kazakhstan and Serbia. Two weeks is closed for foreigners entry to Ukraine.

Russia Monday restricts flights from the EU, Switzerland and Norway. On 15 March, the President signed the order about creation of working group of the state Council on combating the spread of infection. The Ministry of education recommended universities to go to distance education.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.