The head of Rospotrebnadzor, Anna Popova, during a meeting of the presidium of the coordinating council to combat COVID-19, expressed the hope that the situation with coronavirus after the New Year holidays will not worsen.
She stated that “in those regions where there is a high growth rate, it is necessary to limit the implementation of various activities, and where the situation remains quite acute (it is not always associated with a high growth rate, but also with high levels of daily registration of the number of cases), such measures must be taken without fail and without fail."
“And I really want to hope that on holidays and holidays after the New Year's holiday, competent and clear anti-epidemic compliance with all requirements will allow us to preserve the current situation, not worsen it and preserve the life and health of the population,” she added.
According to the data of the headquarters as of December 1, 26,402 cases of coronavirus infection COVID-19 were detected in Russia during the day. The total number of confirmed cases since the start of the epidemic in the country has reached 2,322,056.
Deputy of the State Duma of the III-V convocations, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Sergei Kolesnikov, in an interview with FAN, recalled the peculiarities of the disease.