Russia reports 6,428 new COVID-19 cases
Russia’s coronavirus cases rose by 6,428 in the past day to 752,797, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Thursday.
According to the crisis center, the daily growth rate in the past 10 days did not exceed 0.9%.
New 349 cases were recorded in the Sverdlovsk Region, 256 in St. Petersburg, 252 in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Region, 221 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region and 215 in the Altai Region.
The lowest growth rate in the past day was registered in Moscow (0.2%), the Moscow Region (0.3%), North Ossetia (0.4%), the Nenets Autonomous Region (0.4%), the Kursk Region (0.5%), Dagestan (0.5%) and the Kaliningrad Region (0.5%).
To date, some 209,168 people are undergoing treatment for COVID-19 in Russia, TASS reported.
Russia’s COVID-19 death toll grew by 167 in the past 24 hours, bringing total fatalities to 11,937, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported.