Coronavirus cases in Russia surpass 1,500, crisis center says
The number of the coronavirus cases in Russia has risen by 270 over the past day to 1,534, with 65 regions affected by the disease, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Sunday, TASS reported.
"Today 1,534 cases [of the coronavirus] have been registered in Russia. Over the past day, 15 people have been discharged [from hospitals]. Over the entire period 64 people have been discharged. Over the past day four deaths have been recorded. The total death toll over the entire period in Russia is eight," the crisis center said.
Over the past day, 10 people have recovered and have been discharged in Moscow, two in the Moscow Region and one in the Sverdlovsk, Kemerovo and Krasnodar Regions.
The death toll from the coronavirus in Russia has hit eight, rising by four over the past 24 hours. Two people died in Moscow, one in the Orenburg Region and another one in St. Petersburg.