Russia documents 22,934 new COVID-19 cases

Russia documents 22,934 new COVID-19 cases

The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Russia over the past 24 hours has increased by 22,934, bringing the total to 3,448,203, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Tuesday.

According to the crisis center, the relative growth of new cases has not surpassed 0.7% for four days.

The lowest daily growth rates were registered in the Nenets Autonomous Region (0.1%), the Altai Region (0.2%), the Republic of Tuva (0.2%) and the Magadan Region (0.3%).

Some 442 new cases over the past 24 hours have been detected in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 394 in the Rostov Region, 391 in the Voronezh Region, 361 in the Sverdlovsk Region and 315 in the Krasnoyarsk Region.

In all, currently, 559,969 patients continue treatment in Russia, TASS reported.

As many as 24,755 coronavirus recoveries were recorded in Russia in the past 24 hours, pushing the total to 2,825,430. According to data from the crisis center, 81.9% of coronavirus patients have recovered in Russia.

In particular, 550 recoveries were recorded in the Krasnoyarsk Region in the past day, 447 in the Chelyabinsk Region and 409 in the Khabarovsk Region. The Rostov and Nizhny Novgorod regions reported 473 recoveries each.

The number of coronavirus-related fatalities in Russia went up by 531 in the past 24 hours compared to 436 on the previous day, taking the total to 62,804. The provisional death rate has remained at 1.82%.