Number of coronavirus cases in Russia increases 1,154 over past day
The number of coronavirus cases in Russia has risen by 1,154 over the past day, reaching nearly 7,500 in 81 regions, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported today.
"A total of 7,497 coronavirus cases have been registered today in 81 regions in the Russian Federation. Over the past day, 88 people have been discharged after recovering. To date, 494 people have recovered. Eleven patients have died over the past day and 58 over the entire period in Russia," TASS cited the crisis center as saying.
Fatalities have been reported in Moscow (2), the Moscow Region (5), the Krasnodar Region (1), the Buryatia Republic (1), the Primorsky Region (1) and the Irkutsk Region (1).
New coronavirus cases have been registered in 43 regions, with the bulk of them in Moscow - 697. Other cases have been reported in the Moscow Region (67), St. Petersburg (69), the Bryansk Region (32) and the Kaliningrad Region (29).
Only four Russian regions - the Nenets Autonomous Region, Tuva and Altai Republics and Chukotka - have not recorded the coronavirus cases so far, according to the report.
As of now, 494 people have recovered and 58 people have died of the coronavirus in Russia.