Russia records lowest since October number of daily COVID-19 cases
The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Russia over the past 24 hours has increased by 18,241, the lowest since October 31. The total number of infections has reached 3,756,931, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Tuesday.
According to the crisis center, daily values of new infections have not surpassed 22,000 for eight days. The relative growth amounts to 0.49%.
Moscow has documented 2,317 cases of COVID-19, a disease caused by the novel coronavirus, in the past 24 hours, which is the lowest figure since September 30. In total, Moscow has documented 917,825 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic.
The daily increase rate has reached 0.25%. The day before, 2,382 cases were documented.
Moscow has seen 70 deaths from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. In total, 13,100 COVID-19 patients have died in the Russian capital. The day before, 61 coronavirus deaths were recorded in Moscow.
In the past 24 hours, 5,572 patients have recovered from the virus in Moscow. Since the start of the pandemic, 785,396 people have recovered. Currently, 119,329 are receiving treatment in Moscow.
The lowest daily growth rates were registered in the Republic of Tuva (0.04%), the Republic of Altai (0.1%), the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region and the Kostroma Region (0.2%).
Some 1,129 new cases over the past 24 hours have been detected in the Moscow Region, 461 cases - in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 383 - in the Voronezh Region, 382 - in the Rostov Region, and 358 cases have been detected in the Sverdlovsk Region.
In all, currently 511,888 patients continue treatment in Russia, TASS reported.