Moscow authorities said the number of doctors who had contracted the coronavirus. According to mayor Sergei Sobyanin, more than two thousand physicians are infected. His words leads owned by Grigory Berezkin RBC.

“That is about a thousand people sick, thousands of ill,” — said Sobyanin.

The mayor pointed out that physicians are at risk, so they need to raise wages. According to him, the total allowance for doctors will be 150 thousand rubles.


Earlier, Sobyanin said that the coronavirus has infected an average of two percent of the residents of the capital. Asked about a possible date for easing of restrictions in the city to combat the spread of infection, the mayor stressed that discussing this will be in mid-may. Now the city authorities, on the contrary, considering the toughening of the measures taken.

For the last day in Moscow, it was revealed 5358 new infected, significantly more than in previous days, when the number of cases reported does not exceed 3,6 thousand. Only in the capital, infected more than 60 thousand people in the whole country — over 124 thousand.