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In Switzerland, the number of people infected with coronavirus has reached 34 154

The number of new cases COVID-19 in Switzerland continued to grow during the day revealed 154, since the beginning of epidemic - 34 154, said Friday's Federal office of public health of the country.

According to July 24, a day in the country was registered 154 new infections (before 117), six persons died. Thus, the total number of cases - 34 154 just died 1700.

Over the past month the number of cases is on the average slightly exceeded or were less than 100 people per night. The increase was associated mainly with an increase in testing. Since the beginning of the epidemic was conducted 753 333 tests COVID 19. For the past day – 6675 (7042 before). At the moment, the level of infection among the population is 5.4%.

27 April in Switzerland, began removing restrictions imposed to curb the spread of COVID 19 in mid-March. 15 June Switzerland opened the borders for citizens of EU, EFTA and the UK. Since June 22 allowed to hold mass events with up to 1,000 people.

In early July due to the increase of cases of infections was introduced the compulsory wearing of masks on public transport and in places where it is impossible to provide the physical distance between people in 1.5 meters. From mid-July also introduced selective control over compliance with a mandatory 10-day quarantine for those coming from countries with unfavorable epidemiological situation, including from Russia. July 23 in the list of dangerous destinations included 42 States.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world identified more than 15 million cases of infection, over 650 thousand people died.

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