MOSCOW, 18 Feb – RIA Novosti. In Russia, a large number of cases of COVID-19 are still recorded, the possibility of meeting an infection is quite high, said the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova.
“Together, we are managing to contain the spread of (coronavirus – ed.), And all the daily registration numbers are going down. Twelve thousand a day is a large number of registered cases. Popova told Naila Asker-zade's interview on the channel “Russia 1”.
This, according to the head of Rospotrebnadzor, suggests that the possibility of meeting the virus in the population among people is quite high.
“All respiratory infections come in mid-January, February and March. Now we cannot say that everything has passed, and we are letting go of the situation. This is not so. Today the risks are still quite high. First, the immune system is weaker today than it was. fall. You can't flatter yourself, let go of the situation and, unfortunately, get sick, “- said Popova.
“There is also a fairly well-known epidemiological rule: people who get sick at the beginning of the epidemiological situation and at the end are the most sick. Now the main thing is not to be among those who get sick at the end of the epidemiological situation,” the head of Rospotrebnadzor summed up.