Russia reports 8,294 COVID-19 cases over past day
Russia’s confirmed COVID-19 cases rose by 8,294 over the past day to 4,606,162, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Wednesday.
The growth rate remained at 0.18% in relative terms.
The lowest growth rates were registered in the past day in the Nenets Autonomous Region (0%), the Tuva Republic (0.01%) and the Republic of Khakassia (0.02%).
Some 1,585 COVID-19 cases were registered in Moscow, 705 in St. Petersburg, 570 in the Moscow Region, 247 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 241 in the Rostov Region and 198 in the Samara Region.
Currently, 275,202 people are undergoing treatment in Russia.
Russia’s coronavirus recoveries grew by 9,445 in the past 24 hours to 4,229,480, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday.
According to the crisis center, recoveries stand at 91.8% of the total number of infected people, TASS reported.
Russia’s COVID-19 deaths rose by 374 over the past day versus 389 a day earlier, and the death toll hit 101,480 since the start of the pandemic, according to the anti-coronavirus crisis center.
The provisional lethality remained at 2.2% in relative terms, according to the crisis center.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Moscow grew by 1,585 in the past 24 hours compared to 1,747 cases recorded a day earlier, reaching 1,039,775. According to the crisis center, the relative growth rates stands at 0.15%.
Fifty-one COVID-19 patients died in Moscow in the past 24 hours, with fatalities rising to 17,027, as follows from the data provided by the crisis center.
Meanwhile, 1,551 patients recovered, a total of 953,402 people have recovered so far. Currently, 69,346 people in the Russian capital continue treatment.