“I would like to note that in addition to a decrease in the incidence of covid, we see a significant decrease in the incidence of acute respiratory viral infections and influenza,” she said.

Popova stressed that general prevention measures have had their effect.

“We have subjects, there are more than ten of them today, which are already in decline.

There are subjects that have stopped and do not grow further.

And Moscow is showing the maximum value today - the incidence rate has dropped by almost 23%, ”said the head of Rospotrebnadzor.

On November 17, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin announced that the epidemiological situation in the capital was improving.

Also, the decrease in the number of patients with coronavirus infection COVID-19 who are on mechanical ventilation in the Moscow region was announced by the Governor of the Moscow Region Andrei Vorobyov.