The whole of Russia, the surge in the incidence of coronavirus infection is on the wane. This was stated by the Minister of health of Michael Murashko. He noted that in the first place we are talking about Moscow. In addition, the head of the Ministry of health said that in four regions of Russia remains a complex epidemiological situation. Murashko also added that the vaccine trials from COVID-19 are in normal mode. For the last day was found 7 176 new cases of coronavirus in 84 regions of Russia.

The surge in the incidence of coronavirus infection COVID-19 in Russia as a whole is on the wane. This was stated by the Minister of health of Michael Murashko. According to him, first of all we are talking about Moscow, where increasing the level of population immunity. However, the head of the Ministry of health reminded that we still have to observe safety precautions.

“the Regions (go. — RT) as if late for three weeks. We see that some regions already passed (the peak incidence. — RT), part yet. We have four main regions that still remain at a high level of morbidity,” said Murashko.

The Minister also spoke about the progress in work on the vaccine trials.

“Nothing has accelerated. Clinical trials are on-staff, things have not accelerated”, — he explained.

On the eve Murashko said that Russia plans to complete the first phase of clinical trials of the vaccine COVID-19 within the next month. In addition, the Director of the research center of epidemiology and Microbiology named after N. F. Gamalei Alexander Ginzburg reported that mass vaccination of the population of Russia will need to produce 70 million doses of the drug. According to him, the vaccine, jointly developed by the Ministry of defence, is able to provide immunity from COVID-19 a minimum of two years.

For the last day in 84 regions of Russia revealed 7176 new cases of coronavirus infection COVID-19. According to oberstab, from 31.6% of new patients there were no clinical manifestations of the disease.

In total in Russia the diagnosis COVID-19 was confirmed in 606 881 people.

Since the beginning of the epidemic in Russia has recovered 368 822 people, including 12 393 — for the last day. From complications that developed on the background of coronavirus infection and associated diseases, died on 8 513 patients. In days died by 154 people.

Moscow remains the leader in the country in the number of cases, but this figure is gradually decreasing. For the last day in the city found 811 new cases COVID-19. A day earlier, the figure was 1081.

Among other regions, where during the day, revealed the largest number of new cases included: the Moscow oblast (507), Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug (323), Saint Petersburg (218), Nizhny Novgorod (207), Voronezh (198), Irkutsk (193), Chelyabinsk (185) and Sverdlovsk (181) region.

“Subjethe products with the lowest growth rate per day: Nenets Autonomous district — 0%, Kaliningrad region — 0,3%, Moscow — 0,4%, Sevastopol — 0,5%, Chukotka Autonomous district, Republic of North Ossetia, the Chechen Republic — 0,7%”, — reported in the operational headquarters.

According to Rospotrebnadzor, in Russia conducted nearly 17.8 million tests for coronavirus. Under medical supervision in the country remain 309 298 people.

the Putin’s address

On the eve of President Vladimir Putin made an appeal to the Russians, which was named pandemic coronavirus challenge of enormous complexity, and thanked citizens for their responsible attitude to their health, safety, close and mutual support.

“Everyone had difficult. But it is very important that we have in the country, the society was not a loss, but on the contrary, as has repeatedly happened in our history, many people United in a clear understanding of the situation, the awareness of the real threat that the fight with her and win only all together that human life is important. We acted on the basis of these values, therefore, were able to meet the challenge of enormous complexity,” — said the head of state.

He stressed that in the period from the start of the pandemic the country has managed has managed to establish its own production of effective drugs for the treatment of coronavirus. 14 domestic Federal research centres are working on a vaccine against COVID-19.

“the significant sums of money for the months of the epidemic invested in upgrading hospitals, in equipment, in training for doctors, already working and will work on the development of our health in General. But much remains to be done to improve the quality and accessibility of health care, training the personnel, to repair, to upgrade the medical institution to the modern, including a digital database,” — said Putin.

The Russian leader also ordered to extend the provision of incentive payments to medical workers. In addition, it was announced that another payment of 10 thousand rubles to families with children up to 16 years.