Popova evaluated the situation with coronavirus in Beijing

The market situation in Beijing is not exceptional, but it is another variant of the coronavirus, said the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova.

"While in the scientific press anything about this information about this situation there. But the situation, in my opinion, not something exceptional. Obviously, today our Chinese colleagues see that this is not the virus that they had initially, at the beginning of January and February, and another virus. Well, the same virus, slightly different version, with the tracks, so to speak, of its presence or distribution in Europe. I read today that show our Chinese colleagues. But I think that more clarification will be later", - said Popov in an interview Naila Asker-zade in the program "Vesti" channel "Russia 1".

The largest wholesale market "Sinhali" in Fengtai district, on Saturday was temporarily closed after an epidemiological investigation identified the coronavirus on the Board for cutting by imported salmon. In Fengtai district, was introduced by the wartime regime, the level of emergency response in public health was again promoted to second.

Representatives of the government of Beijing announced that on Sunday in the city have tested for coronavirus 76 499 people, 59 tests were positive. At the same time in the morning statistics on Monday reported that on Sunday the city had identified 42 cases COVID-19-36 — with clinical manifestations in six cases the disease proceeded without symptoms. In total at the moment in hospitals of the city are 79 people with COVID-19, one of them in critical condition, two in serious.

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