The Deputy head of the city of Goryachiy Klyuch, in the Krasnodar region Nikolai Batmanov who contracted the coronavirus has died. This was announced by the mayor of the city Alexander Kelgankin on his social network page Instagram on Tuesday.

"Died, my Deputy Nikolai Batmanov. He was only 53 years old. Nikolay Dmitrievich being treated for the coronavirus in the regional infectious diseases hospital. Unfortunately, the disease was stronger", – stated in the message.

The mayor also expressed condolences to the families of the deceased.

On Kuban for the time of a pandemic recorded 8 704 cases of infection with coronavirus, while 7 463 people have recovered, 119 people died. 39 patients are in serious condition in hospitals in the region on a ventilator. In the last days in the Krasnodar region seeing an increase in the number of new cases of infection with coronavirus. On Tuesday reported 119 new cases.

Since the beginning of the pandemic coronavirus in the world contracted about 18.3 million people, more than 693 thousand died. In Russia, according to the Federal operational headquarters for combating coronavirus has registered 861 423 cases of infection, recovered 661 471 people, died 14 351. The government has launched a resource stopmanager.Russia to inform about the situation in the country.