Russia reports over 15,000 daily COVID-19 cases
Russia confirmed 15,038 new coronavirus cases in the past day and the total case tally reached 4,027,748, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Thursday.
In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.37%.The lowest growth rates in the past day were registered in the Tuva Republic, the Jewish Autonomous Region, the Magadan Region (0.1%), the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region, the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Region, Khakassia, Chechnya, Ingushetia, the Republic of Adygea, the Amur Region and Dagestan (0.2%).
Moscow has documented 2,040 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, with the overall number of cases in the Russian capital reaching 950,517.
The daily increase rate has reached 0.2%. The day before, 1,441 COVID-19 cases were confirmed in the capital city.
In the past 24 hours, Moscow documented 61 deaths from the novel coronavirus, pushing the overall death toll to 14,160.
In the past 24 hours, 3,558 patients have recovered, taking the total recoveries to 861,916 in Moscow. Currently, there are 74,441 active COVID-19 cases in the Russian capital.
Some 1,127 cases of infection were registered in St. Petersburg, 721 in the Moscow Region, 454 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 363 in the Voronezh Region, 347 in the Rostov Region and 301 in the Samara Region.
Currently, 410,639 people are undergoing treatment for coronavirus in Russia, TASS reported.