In Belarus the number of people infected with coronavirus has reached 67 665

The number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 in Belarus per day increased by 147 to 67 665, died five patients, 553 total deaths, said Thursday the press service of the Ministry of health of the Republic.

Previously, the maximum increase in the country for the day reached plus 973 infected, but recently there has been a trend to reduce this figure to less than 200. On Wednesday, the number of cases COVID-19 518 has reached 67, including reported 548 of the dead. President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko on 2 July announced that the Republic has triumphed over coronavirus infection, although still does not reduce the degree of struggle with it.

"Was 67 665 people who test positive for COVID-19. A total of 1 288 586 tests. For the entire period of infection in the country died in 553 patients with a number of chronic diseases identified coronavirus infection", - said the press service.

The health Ministry also noted that across the country have recovered and been discharged 61 765 patients who were earlier confirmed the diagnosis COVID-19.

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 16.5 million cases, more than 656 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.