8849 Newly Confirmed Cases In Russia In A Single Day

- May 21, 2020-

8849 newly confirmed cases in Russia in a single day


Affected by the epidemic, many countries have adopted measures to seal the country, but they still cannot control the spread of the epidemic. Recently, Russia has added 8849 confirmed cases in a single day. What is the case with Russia's 8849 new cases in a single day? Why did it increase so much? What is the current situation?


8849 newly confirmed cases in Russia in a single day


1. What are the details of the newly confirmed cases of 8849 cases in Russia in a single day? Why did it increase so much?


According to the official website of the Russian New Crown Virus Epidemic Prevention website, as of 10:35 on May 21 local time, there were 8849 new cases of new pneumonia diagnosed in Russia in a single day, with a total of 317554 cases diagnosed; 127 new deaths and 3099 deaths.


At present, Russia is the second country in the world with cumulative cases exceeding 300,000, and the number of cases is also the second in the world.


On May 20, Russian Prime Minister Mishustin said at the video conference of the Russian Government's Committee to Fight the New Crown Virus Coordination Committee that the epidemic situation in Russia has stabilized and the pressure on the Russian medical and health institutions has reached its peak. Mishustin pointed out that the data of the past three days show that the growth rate of new patients in Russia has slowed down. On the 20th, the number of newly confirmed cases in Russia was less than 3% of the cumulative total number of confirmed cases. Russia has successfully avoided the epidemic's massive spread and explosive growth.


Vunovich, the WHO representative in Russia, said that the new Russian crown epidemic has slowed, but called on people to continue to maintain social distance and pay attention to hand hygiene.


The TASS news agency quoted Vunovich on the 20th as saying that the Russian new crown epidemic appears to have stabilized, but the prevention and control of the epidemic is "like a marathon, we just ran halfway." Tracking the trajectory of people infected with the new coronavirus and observing the regulations on epidemic prevention and isolation are essential to maintain a positive situation in the epidemic.


According to the Russian Epidemic Prevention Command on the 20th, in the past 24 hours, Russia added 8764 new cases of confirmed crowns, a total of 308705 confirmed cases; 135 new cases of deaths in Russia, a total of 2972 deaths; 9262 new cases were cured, and 85392 cases were cured. . This is the first time that the number of newly cured cases in Russia exceeds the number of newly diagnosed cases.


Virologist Anatoly Altstein of the Russian National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology of "Gamalya" told the media in Moscow on the 20th that the number of newly diagnosed cases of new crowns in Russia is significantly reduced, but only when Only when the number of newly diagnosed cases drops to several hundred in a single day can we say that the new crown epidemic in Russia will "end soon." At present, it is not possible to cancel epidemic prevention restrictions and open public places such as shopping malls, cafes, and hair salons.


According to the Russian Epidemic Prevention Command on the 20th, in the past 24 hours, Moscow has added 2699 new confirmed cases, with a total of 152306 confirmed cases. This is the first time since April 29 that the number of newly diagnosed cases in Moscow has fallen below 3,000.


2. What is the current epidemic situation in Russia?


The Moscow City Government website announced on the 20th that more than 540 new crown patients in Moscow have donated plasma with antibodies to the new crown virus. These donors are 18 to 55 years old, have passed relevant infectious disease tests, have no chronic diseases, and are sufficiently strong after recovery, and their plasma contains enough new coronavirus antibodies. Doctors prioritize the infusion of these plasmas for critically ill patients. Currently, 340 patients have received these plasmas to fight against the virus.