The Ministry of health spoke about the number of patients with COVID-19 in health facilities

More than 126 thousand patients with COVID-19 or suspicion on him are on treatment in medical institutions of Russia, on a ventilator - 3460 people, is the number increased slightly, said the Minister of health of the Russian Federation Mikhail Murashko.

"Only in the country in medical institutions is 126 500 persons, is directly including patients with coronavirus infection, and patients with suspected coronavirus infection, or those who are at the stage of diagnosis with other forms of community-acquired pneumonia or pathological conditions, which may be in the differential diagnosis," said Murashko in an interview Naila Asker-zade, the TV channel "Russia 1".

On the ventilators is 3460 people, that number is slightly, but increased, said Murashko.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.