YAKUTSK, 30 Jul – RIA Novosti. The situation with coronavirus in Yakutia is difficult, but not critical, told reporters the chief infectious diseases specialist of Ministry of health of Russia Elena Malinnikova.

on Thursday, the Cabinet of the Republic, a meeting was held with the participation of Malinnikova, who arrived in Yakutsk at the invitation of the regional authorities.

According to the chief freelance infectiologist of the Ministry of health, a plan for infection control in Yakutia, which she presented, effective.

“this country managed to stop the rapid and global spread of coronavirus. Of course, there are questions on the organization of medical care to patients, you need to constantly improve, to keep under control the maintenance of medical institutions with necessary equipment and drug units,” she said.

Yakutia got to fight the coronavirus for more funds from the Federal government in the amount of 383 million rubles. On Wednesday, the Ministry reported that the region was purchased by the endowment funds more than 400 pieces of medical equipment for combating coronavirus.

According to the operative data of the regional headquarters, for the entire period in Yakutia is officially registered 212 cases of coronavirus, 28 people have fully recovered, 3 fatalities. For the past day in the Republic confirmed 29 cases COVID-19.

Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.