BRYANSK, may 2 – RIA Novosti. The number of infected coronavirus infection of residents of the Smolensk region reached 499, after the last day it was confirmed 44 new cases of infection, reports the regional government.

“as of 2 may in the Smolensk region was 499 cases of novel coronavirus infection. On recovery was discharged at 69”, the message reads.

it is Noted that in the closed to quarantine because of an outbreak of the disease home for the elderly and disabled in Vyazemsky district, the number of cases has reached 215 people. Special restrictive measures are also imposed in the city of Gagarin, to date, the number of cases in Gagarinsky district is 34. In Desnogorsk, where are Smolensk NPP, the quarantine was introduced preventively in early April, to date, there was 14 cases. In the regional center, according to Saturday, 98 people infected.

in Total, the region under megaplatinum is 2891 people, 2379 people medical supervision removed. 9568 conducted laboratory research. Since the beginning of the pandemic in the region was three deaths of patients with COVID-19.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest world health organization, worldwide there were more than 3.1 million cases, more than 224 thousand people died.

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