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In the Saratov region assessed the situation with the spread of the coronavirus

Saratov oblast in the next few days will be released on the second phase of the lifting of restrictions on the coronavirus, said Thursday the Vice-Governor Alexander Strelyukhin.

Authorities in the region to 30 June banned all public activities, cafes, restaurants, cultural and physical education, ordered everyone to wear masks in public places. Residents from June 22 walks allowed in parks and squares two by two, and compliance with social distance. From June 27 to earn in the region of beaches and fitness centers, and on June 29 is removed mode of isolation for persons older than 65 years.

"From may 29, we made the decision to enter the first stage. We very carefully monitor the situation, try not to take such measures, which then would force us to fall back. Daily measurements of recent weeks show us a positive trend, and we can say that today we are on a plateau and within a few days will come to the second phase of the lifting of restrictions", - quotes Strelyukhin the Ministry of information and press of the region.

He noted that during the period of restrictive measures in the area deployed more infectious beds, provide equipment, medicines and means of protection of the facility.

"Currently, the testing for population COVID are 15 laboratories diagnostic PCR. This allows to make predictions for the future for the gradual exit of restrictive measures", - said Vice-Governor.

Earlier, the Deputy head of the regional Department of Rospotrebnadzor Nadezhda Matveeva said that by June 18 Saratov oblast did not answer one of the three criteria for entering the second phase of the lifting of restrictions is the coefficient of infection, which was at around 1 or just above 1, while for easing of restrictive measures required to achieve a steady decrease to 0.8.

In total, the region 5892 laboratory-confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus, died 42 patients, recovered 2922.

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