The main thing about the coronavirus COVID-19 on March 16. New death record
25.03.2020 0 Comments
679 people died from coronavirus per day – this is a big anti-record. In Russia, the first cases of infection within the country have been identified; Russians sweep cereals and canned goods from shelves; WHO warned of rising mortality and named the most effective way to protect against coronavirus.
All the main news about the coronavirus COVID-19 by the morning of March 16 was told in this article.
According to official figures, as of the morning of March 16, the number of people infected with COVID-19 coronavirus is 169,652. The number of people cured of the infection is 77,776. The number of people who died as a result of the virus: 6,518.
Coronavirus in Russia
Four more cases of coronavirus infection have been identified in Russia. The total number of infected during the entire observation period was 63 people, but 8 of them were successfully cured. Three new cases of infection occurred within the country, said the Rospotrebnadzor. Hospitalized did not cross the border of the country, but only contacted the carrier of the infection. These are the first cases of infection within the country. Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed to create a working group of the State Council to combat coronavirus. Heads of those regions in which cases of infection with coronavirus have been identified should take part in the work of the group. In Russia, the demand for cereals and canned foods increased amid an outbreak of coronavirus. Food chains recorded a massive demand for products with a long shelf life. Many photos appeared in social networks with empty shelves from stores in various cities of Russia. Our editors also ran into empty shelves in stores.
There will be no shortage of products, representatives of the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade assured. According to officials, retailers prepared in advance for a pandemic, increasing orders from suppliers. Yandex has launched an online map of the distribution of coronavirus worldwide. Data is updated based on official information from Rospotrebnadzor.
Coronavirus in the world
679 people died from coronavirus per day. The number of new infections was 12,455. In Italy, the epicenter of the epidemic in Europe, 368 people died from the virus over the past day. 2853 cases were detected per day. The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that mortality from coronavirus in Europe will increase in the coming weeks. According to WHO spokesman Tarik Yazarevich, this is due to the fact that a number of states are at the initial stage of the epidemic. WHO has warned of the dangers of using cash. Banknotes can become a channel of transmission of infection, the agency said. People are advised to follow good hygiene practices and wash their hands after using cash. WHO has called an effective means of combating coronavirus. The best way to protect yourself is to wash your hands often, according to the official recommendations of the department. This will destroy viruses that may be on the skin and avoid infection if you touch your eyes, mouth or nose. American scientists believe that the second wave of the coronavirus epidemic after quarantine cancellation may begin in China.
According to polls among Russians, every fourth resident of the country considers coronavirus a dangerous threat. You can protect yourself from possible infection by following the recommendations of the Ministry of Health and Rospotrebnadzor.
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