In Kazakhstan held a minute of silence in memory of the victims of coronavirus

A minute of silence in memory of victims of coronavirus infection was held in Kazakhstan, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

Day of mourning for the victims of the pandemic coronavirus infection COVID-19 declared in Kazakhstan on Monday. In the country, half-mast flags, television and radio there are no advertisements and entertainment programs, government websites and many media converted to black-and-white color scheme.

A day of national mourning in memory of the citizens who became victims of the pandemic coronavirus, at 12.00 by the time the city Nur-Sultan (09.00 GMT) across the country was announced a minute of silence.

In front of the residence Akorda the head of state Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and other officials honoured the memory of victims of the pandemic coronavirus. The ceremony was broadcast live on national television.

The total number of coronavirus infections in the country exceeds 59,8 thousand. The number of recovered patients exceeds 34 thousand. The country recorded 375 deaths from the coronavirus.

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