In Moscow more than one hundred thousand people became infected with the coronavirus.
The mortality rate in Moscow in April 2020 were the highest for that month in the past decade, the first time exceeded threshold in 11 thousand deaths, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.
The Registrar’s office of Moscow in April, has registered 11 thousand 846 deaths. In April of last year was 10 thousand deaths from 2010 to 2019, the average mortality rate in Moscow in April amounted to 9 thousand 866 cases.
“In General, Moscow has become the leader in the number of cases of the coronavirus. The city accounts for more than half of all infections detected in Russia, 109 thousand of the more than 209 thousand cases across the country”, – stated in the message of the media.
According to the Russian authorities, the level of mortality in Russia from COVID-19 lower than in other countries: since the beginning of the epidemic have reported over 1.9 thousand deaths, of which 1124 in Moscow. Many opposition members believe that these figures may be understated, at least twice.