In the Saratov region the number of cases COVID-19 among physicians has reached 722

The number of health workers infected with coronavirus infection in the Saratov region has increased to 722 people, said Monday the first Deputy Minister of health of the region Stanislav Shuvalov.

According to the health Ministry of the region on 17 June, the number of people infected with coronavirus health workers in the area was 706, of whom 35 received a lump sum insurance payment due to infection at work.

"Total cases of medical workers we have today was figure 722", - Shuvalov said at a briefing on the situation COVID-19 in the field.

In total, the region 5562 laboratory confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus, died 41 patients, recovered 2640.

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