A total of 4,099,323 cases of infection were recorded, of which 13,233 were new (at least since October 10). During the day, 459 people died, for the entire period - 80 979. "Sputnik V" and "Epivakkorona" are effective against the British strain of coronavirus, research by the State Research Center for Virology and Biotechnology "Vector" showed. People's Artist of the USSR, artistic director of the Maly Theater Yuri Solomin became infected. He was hospitalized, the disease "is proceeding calmly." Russia extends the suspension of flights with the UK until March 16 inclusive. COVID-19 in patients with heart disease can cause a heart attack or stroke, said the head of the Ministry of Health Mikhail Murashko. Children do not need to be vaccinated against coronavirus, because they get sick "quite easily," said Gennady Onishchenko, the former chief sanitary doctor of the Russian Federation, academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, first deputy chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education and Science.
A total of 959 405 cases of infection were recorded, of which 1409 were new (at least since September 24). 762 people were hospitalized. Metropolitan health workers employed in the fight against COVID-19 will receive additional payments: doctors in the amount of 70 thousand rubles a month, nurses - 50 thousand rubles a month, junior medical and other personnel - 30 thousand rubles a month.
In total, more than 109.1 million cases of infection were recorded, 2 407 869 people died (data from Johns Hopkins University). In the UK, another strain of coronavirus has been identified, which has already spread to a total of ten countries, according to The Guardian. A court in the Netherlands ruled to lift the curfew. French doctors have found that the severe course of COVID-19 is often accompanied by serious visual impairment. It is not yet clear whether they are caused by COVID-19 or by the fact that the patients spent several weeks lying down.