According to the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation, as of June 17 in the Nizhny Novgorod region revealed 14 648 cases of infection, 7342 person recovered, the 179 died.
As it became known earlier, due to the complex epidemiological situation in the backdrop of the spread of coronavirus from the parade has refused a number of cities. Among them Kursk, Perm, Saransk, Volgograd, Yaroslavl, Yakutsk, Penza, Vologda, Chelyabinsk, Pskov, Orel, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatka and Nizhniy Tagil.
Official representative of Russian defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov said there is no purpose to spend full-scale parades in each region. According to Konashenkov, in some regions there will be more of a symbolic event. He noted that all the activities will be held in accordance with the decisions and recommendations of the sanitary doctors of regions. Military parades and artillery salutes are planned in 28 cities across the country.
The Kremlin said that “an absolute understanding” refer to the abolition of the parades.