The number of people infected with coronavirus in Armenia has reached 1248

In Armenia the number of patients with coronavirus infection increased to 1248, the last day identified 47 new cases. About it reports RIA "news" with reference to the national center for control and prevention of diseases of Ministry of health of the Republic.

It is noted that the recovered 523. 20 patients died.

Currently, the treatment are 705 people.

In total there were 11 thousand 796 tests to identify the virus.

December 31, 2019, the Chinese government announced the outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan. The causative agent is a new type of coronavirus, which has the official name COVID-19. March 11, the world health organization (who) declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic. According to recent reports, there have been recorded more than 2.2 million cases of infection.