The Governor of the Moscow region told about the deaths from coronavirus

In the suburbs in may, died 1 606 people, 506 of which were confirmed coronavirus COVID-19. Another 900 people were symptoms of the novel coronavirus, however, the diagnosis wasn’t confirmed. The rest of the 200 deaths suffered from chronic diseases that are affected by coronavirus infection.

These data on mortality in the Moscow region reported on air of “Russia 24” the Governor of the region Andrei Vorobyov. According to him, the pathology service doing the autopsy in 100% of cases, although it takes time. The peak of mortality, as suggested by the authorities, is in may.

In June, and mortality and number of hospitalizations are reduced, said Vorobyov. Since the beginning of the pandemic, according to him, saved 35 thousand lives. The Governor expressed his gratitude to doctors.

Earlier, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova said at a briefing in the government that the peak incidence of novel coronavirus infection in Russia was on may 11. Now the share of Moscow and Moscow region in the total number of new cases of coronavirus detected in the country every day, has already decreased and is less than a quarter: there is a shift of growth toward other regions of our country.