Colombia extended the quarantine for COVID-19 to mid-July

The President of Colombia, Ivan Duque said Tuesday on the extension until July 15 of the quarantine provisions of the country in connection with the spread of coronavirus infection COVID-19.

The quarantine action originally introduced in Colombia on March 25, supposed to end on June 30. From June 1, the country began a partial easing of restrictions. In particular, exercise in the fresh air became available for all categories of citizens, in addition there is a gradual resumption of economic and industrial activities. According to recent reports in Colombia identified 73 572 cases of infection COVID-19. Died of disease 2 404 people. Recovered more than 30.4 thousand patients.

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 8.9 million cases of infection, over 469 thousand people died.

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