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In Kursk region the other priest died of coronavirus

Priest Alexander Maskaev from the Kursk region died as a result of complications due to infection of coronavirus infection, reported on the website of the Kursk diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church.

This is the second death of a priest in the region as a result of infection COVID-19.

The diocese said that the priest "was a zealous pastor, faithfully performed his parochial duties, enjoyed the love and respect of the parishioners." He was 52 years old.

Earlier from complications due to infection with the coronavirus has died 54-year-old Bishop of Zheleznogorsk and Lgov Benjamin.

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