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In Serbia, the number of victims of coronavirus has reached 287

The increase in the number of cases COVID-19 continues in Serbia, a day identified infected 359, six persons died, which corresponds to the figures for the duration of the state of emergency from March to may.

The maximum number of deaths per day from coronavirus in the Western Balkans, at the peak of the pandemic in March-April, fluctuated around 10 people.

"In the past 24 hours identified 359 infected with the coronavirus, the total number since the beginning of the pandemic was 15 195 people. The day died six patients, all died of 287 patients," - said the Ministry of health on Thursday.

The national crisis headquarters of the Serbian anti-coronavirus 30 June entered the territory of Belgrade the compulsory wearing of masks in all enclosed areas in connection with the increase in the incidence of COVID-19.

The Ministry of defence of Serbia announced on Saturday that its leader, Alexander Wulin received a positive test result for coronavirus and is in isolation. The diagnosis is also confirmed by the Chairman of the national Assembly (Parliament) of Serbia maja gojkovic, currently being treated for pneumonia in hospital, and the Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija Marko djurica, which is in isolation. Press Secretary of the President Aleksandar Vucic Snezana Vasiljevic told the media that the President "fine."

A state of emergency because of coronavirus were previously introduced in the cities of Vranje and Tutin, in the fourth largest Serbian city of Kragujevac and Novi Pazar. In Belgrade opened two-point diagnostics of citizens.

In Serbia, as in all the countries of the Western Balkans, last week recorded an increase in the incidence of coronavirus. As told RIA Novosti in the who country office in Belgrade, the reason is the weakening of restrictive measures by the authorities and their failure to citizens.

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