The scientist compared the output on a plateau for the coronavirus in Russia and other countries

Member of the Presidium of the Academy of natural Sciences, head of the Department of Microbiology of latent infections Institute. Gamalei Victor Zuev in interview to TV channel "360" compared the situation on the plateau in Russia and other countries.

He stressed that access to the plateau was made possible thanks to the measures taken.

According to the scientist, the country reached a plateau, "maybe not very fast" compared to other States due to some factors that contributed to the spread of infection. So, in February and March, the Russian tourists traveled abroad, despite the available information on the start of a pandemic. In addition, the spread of coronavirus affected by the "disruption mode" isolation, when in early may, the people EN masse went to a barbecue.

Also, according to Zuev, the infection was spread due to the movement of people in Russia, with its enormous territory.

Foci COVID-19 continue to occur in some regions of the country, however they were quickly "put out" forces assault the doctors, the scientist concluded.

On Friday the official representative of the world health organization, Margaret Harris stated that the pandemic coronavirus infection in Russia has reached a plateau.

In Russia the total number of infected has reached 450 thousand, about 212 thousand of them were healed, more than 5.5 thousand died.

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