MOSCOW, may 4 — RIA Novosti. of reaching the plateau for the incidence of coronavirus in Russia was not, up to this point is still far away, said press service Ministry of health of the Russian Federation with reference to the chief pulmonologist of the Ministry, corresponding member RAS Sergey Avdeev.

“Leaving on a plateau, in fact, was not. We are still far from that point. The mayor (Sergey) Sobyanin said we were one-fourth of the way. Hard to say: one fourth, one third or one second, but certainly we have not reached the peak,” said Avdeyev, who was quoted by the press service.

“the more citizens violate the regime of self-isolation, the more those trends that we have infection COVID-19. A greater number of diagnosed cases, more hospitalizations, a higher number of transfers of patients in intensive care, a larger number of patients is on a ventilator, and, accordingly, we see more and more new cases of death related to infection COVID-19” — said Avdeev.