Russia reports 7,975 daily COVID-19 cases
Russia confirmed 7,975 COVID-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total caseload to 4,847,489, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday.
The growth rate in relative terms reached 0.16%.The lowest growth rates were recorded over the past day in the Nenets Autonomous Region and the Chukotka Autonomous Region (0%), the Altai Republic and the Jewish Autonomous Region (0.02%) and the Tuva Republic (0.03%).
In particular, over the past day 2,432 COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Moscow, 711 in St. Petersburg, 601 in the Moscow Region, 209 in the Rostov Region, 146 in the Voronezh Region and 128 in the Irkutsk Region.
The country recorded 360 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, up from 337 the day before. The total death toll has risen to 111,895. According to data from the crisis center, 2.31% of coronavirus patients have died in Russia.
Russia has documented 7,506 recoveries from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the overall recovery count to 4,464,550. The share of those recovered stands at 92.1% of the total case count.
Currently, 271,044 people are undergoing treatment in Russia, TASS reported.
Moscow confirmed 2,432 COVID-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total case tally in the capital to 1,105,835.
The growth rate reached 0.22% over the past day, according to the crisis center. A day earlier some 2,050 coronavirus cases were recorded.
Over the past day Moscow registered 56 COVID-19 deaths, and the total death toll hit 18,603, according to the crisis center.
Some 1,785 patients recovered in the past 24 hours and the total number of recoveries has reached 999,742. Currently, some 87,490 patients are undergoing treatment in the capital.