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Washington warned of the increasing activity COVID-19 in the state

The Department of health of the state of Washington has published a report which notes the increasing activity of coronavirus in the state.

According to a press release on the Agency's website, the greatest concern was the situation in the Eastern part of the state, where as at the end of may marked increase in the incidence of transmission of coronavirus. It is, in particular, about the counties of Benton, Franklin, Spokane and Yakima.

It is noted, moreover, that "there is a slight increase" in the number of cases of infections and in the Western part of the state.

According to a press release, the increase in the number of cases of infections can be associated with the celebration of memorial Day, however, the report could not be accounted for by the probable increase in the number of infections resulting from the recent protests.

The Governor of Washington Jay Margie reiger after the publication of the report of the Department of health wrote on Twitter that "there is reason for serious concern". "We are still in the midst of a pandemic that continues to infect and kill residents of Washington. This fight is not over," said Margie reiger.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 7.5 million cases of infection, over 423 thousand people died.

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