Distribution СОVID-19 in Russia can be smoothed, without a pronounced peak, the Director of the Central research Institute of epidemiology of Rospotrebnadzor, academician Vasily Akimkin.

“the measures taken by the government of Russia and Rospotrebnadzor had a significant impact, we saw it in Moscow. If we did not, the growth incidence curve would be completely different. This allowed us to win two or three weeks before peak growth, so this peak, which everyone is expecting, may not be”, – said the expert in an interview with TV channel “Russia-24”.

According to Akimkina, will be able to pass a phase of high morbidity in peace.

According to the latest data of the operational headquarters in Russia revealed more than 177 thousand cases of infection with coronavirus. Recovered almost 24 thousand people. Died 1 625 people.