There are already 5,386,979 cases of coronavirus in the world, 88,772 were registered yesterday and 3,976 died. The statistics were released by the National Operational Headquarters.
In the first place in terms of the number of patients remains the United States with a total of 1,663,000 cases, the new infected 18,000 and the dead yesterday – 950. In second place is Brazil with 342,000 infected, the new cases are 11,500, and the deaths yesterday – 886. Russia is third with 335,000, 9,400 of them are from yesterday, when 139 people died.
Spain has the highest number of patients in the European Union – 282,000. In the UK there are 2959 new patients, 282 died yesterday. The new cases in Italy are 669.
“This is the case with an epidemic, if you miss and do not take measures in time, then the cases decrease very slowly,” commented Prof. Todor Kantardzhiev.