Almost half of people infected with coronavirus patients in Russia, the disease is asymptomatic, said the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova, the TV channel “Russia 1”.

“If you talk asymptomatic, then Yes, we can see up to 60% on different days, and in General, the statistics show that about 50% actively identified carriers or people with asymptomatic form,” she said.

it is Noteworthy that in may the proportion of asymptomatic infections in the country reached 45% versus 15% in March.

“And this is very good for the country, because this is active detection,” – said the head of Rospotrebnadzor.