Who noted the high number tested for coronavirus in Russia

In Russia, a weakening of quarantine measures: the incidence of novel coronavirus infection and mortality from it are reduced. But in the world of the pandemic is gaining momentum. In China, for example, record a regular flash COVID-19. Read more about the epidemiological situation said the representative of the world health organization (who) in Russia, Melita Vujnović.

the Representative of who noted the low mortality rate from coronavirus in Russia.

“of Course, epidemiologically not only Russia, several countries have relatively low officially registered deaths. But in Russia, what it is: a huge database of people who tested” she said in the TV channel “Russia 24”.

In her words, not every country can now afford such studies.

Speaking about how to develop the epidemiological situation, Vujnović noted that “it depends on the people, not depend on the virus.”

“the Virus will move where its not waiting, where can not see it, and where it does not stop immediately. So the second great wave, such where will be thousands of cases, it is possible to prevent, if every society at the country level (…) will be ready to detect the virus and once in the hearth stop him,” said the who representative.

According to her, the risk of infection “will always be, but it is necessary to reduce”.

“we Should wait for the vaccine, which will help to increase herd immunity – added Vujnović. We all hope for a vaccine, which further committed to ensuring that such immunity so that the people could almost live with the virus without severe symptoms.”

According to the latest data of the operational headquarters for the fight against the spread of coronavirus in Russia over the past day, the coronavirus has infected 8246 people. Since the beginning of the pandemic in the country recorded more than 537,2 thousands of cases.

As reported in the CPS, as of June 14, Russia held more than 15 million laboratory tests for the presence of the novel coronavirus.