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Ugra has identified 259 new cases of infection with coronavirus

The record for number of confirmed per day cases COVID-19 in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district updated the third day in a row, the infection is detected at 259 people, according to the regional operational headquarters.

"For the last day reported and confirmed 259 new cases COVID-19 in 17 municipalities... 5712 cases of new coronavirus infection was laboratory-confirmed and on the territory of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug", - stated in the message.

The previous record of new cases COVID-19 in Ugra was fixed on Thursday, when staff reported 243 infected. A day earlier, the infection was confirmed for 237 people, which at the time was also the maximum number for the region since the beginning of the spread of coronavirus. The number of infected in the district daily is seen at above 100 since late may.

The ninth day in a row the leader in the number of new detected cases COVID-19 remains in Ugra Surgut, where the infection is already confirmed for 1280 people. According to this indicator the city on Wednesday came in first place in the Autonomous Okrug. In the statistics of cases was the head of the municipality Vadim Shuvalov, who reported earlier that he was hospitalized with a coronavirus in a local hospital.

The Governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova on Tuesday at session of Presidium of the General Council of the party "United Russia" stated that the Autonomous region reached the peak in the incidence of COVID-19.

The compulsory isolation in Ugra is valid until 23 June inclusive.

Current information on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and worldwide can be found on the portal stopmanager.Russia