Coronavirus began "fizzle" said the first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on education and science, the former head of Rospotrebnadzor Gennady Onishchenko in the air NSN.

The MP also stressed that Russia should not tighten quarantine measures because it believes that people should work.

"now the Virus fizzles out, because in all countries, where there was a strong outbreak, the spread of coronavirus has already took control of new countries that would have said that the situation they have gotten out of control, we do not see" — Onishchenko said.

He also reminded that Russia has its own path of development of the situation with the epidemic, but the country relies on international experience.

"We always study the international situation and extrapolate it to our reality, but do not copy. Because the coronavirus is making amendments on our regional features and, statistics show that today we have all different levels of infection", — concluded the Deputy.

According to the latest world health organization, the number of infections in the world reached 3.5 million people, about 245 thousand died. Russia has registered almost 166 thousand cases of infection, 21 thousand patients recovered, more than 1,500 died.