This was reported on the website of the Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan.

The total number of deaths caused by the new coronavirus infection in the country has reached 5,866.

Earlier it became known that the authorities of Kazakhstan will strengthen restrictive measures in the largest cities of the republic from August 2 due to the situation with COVID-19.

The head of the Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan, Aleksey Tsoi, said that the average daily incidence of coronavirus in the country increased 4.8 times compared to the previous month.