A total of 1,880,551 cases of infection were recorded, of which 21,983 were new (the maximum since the beginning of the pandemic). During the day, 411 people died, for the entire period - 32 443. Petersburg cafes and restaurants were not allowed to work on New Year's Eve - they will have to close at 23:00.
In total, 497 516 cases of infection were recorded, of which 5974 were new. New restrictive measures are coming into force in the capital. During the pandemic, almost 2,000 children with coronavirus were hospitalized in Moscow hospitals, 4.3% of them were severely ill, said Ismail Osmanov, the chief pediatrician of the capital, chief physician of the Bashlyaeva Children's City Clinical Hospital. In Moscow, 17% of patients with coronavirus infection at home were infected from children, said Elena Andreeva, head of the Moscow department of Rospotrebnadzor. Moscow State University will switch to distance learning from November 16.
In total, more than 52.7 million cases of infection were recorded, 1,293,183 people died (data from Johns Hopkins University). During the day in the world due to coronavirus, a record number of people died - 11 617 (data from Johns Hopkins University). The German pharmaceutical company BioNTech expects that vaccination against coronavirus in Germany will start at the beginning of 2021. In South Korea, they began to write out fines for the absence and incorrect wearing of protective masks, the fine will be $ 95.