Number of COVID-19 cases in Russia exceeds 2.4 mln
The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Russia over the past 24 hours has increased by 27,403, bringing the total to 2,402,949, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said.
According to the crisis center, the relative growth has not surpassed 1.2% for the past two days.
In particular, 6,868 new cases were identified in Moscow in the past day, 3,694 in St. Petersburg, 1,223 in the Moscow region.
Russia has documented 28,901 recoveries from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, with the total number of the recovered in the country reaching 1,888,752.
Russia’s COVID-19 death toll grew by 569 in the past 24 hours, bringing total fatalities to 42,176, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported.