Sobyanin said that the most difficult period in the fight against coronavirus

The most difficult period in the fight against coronavirus was may, said Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin the TV channel "Russia 24".

According to him, the peak incidence occurred at the end of April — beginning of may. A large part of those for whose lives doctors continue to fight today, also contracted in may.

He stressed that doctors are provided with the most modern drugs, however, recalled the treachery of the coronavirus.

"This disease is very dangerous, the worst is that it also provokes a number of chronic diseases with which people are faced and sick years. Sometimes it's a whole bunch of diseases", — said Sobyanin.

The mayor also expressed condolences to the relatives of the dead from coronavirus patients.

Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said that Russia has passed the peak incidence of coronavirus on may 11.

Only in Moscow during the time of the epidemic have recorded more than 204 thousand diseases COVID-19, about 120 thousand patients were cured. In Russia the number of registered cases of infection has exceeded 520 thousand people, with 275 thousand of them recovered, 6829 died.

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