On Tuesday Russia witnessed record daily spike in corona infected case. Russia records 2,774 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, bringing the country’s official Coronavirus cases to 21,102.
In just 14 Day’s of April Coronavirus cases multiplied by 9 times in the country. There are just 2,337 official Coronavirus cases in Russia on March 31, 2020.
The coronavirus situation in Russia is worsening and the next few weeks will be “decisive” for the country, President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting on Monday, with Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova and Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin.
However, just one month ago Putin said in a government meeting that authorities were able to control the spread of the disease and that “the situation is generally under control despite high risk level.”
Moscow has 13,002 coronavirus cases as of Tuesday, making the capital as the most infected city in the entire country.
The city’s health department warned that, Moscow could face a shortage of hospital beds for coronavirus patients in the next two to three weeks, It added that an additional 24 hospitals will be converted to accommodate coronavirus patients, bringing the total number of beds to 21,000.