Russia reports over 21,000 daily COVID-19 cases
Russia confirmed 21,152 COVID-19 cases in the past day, a new low since November 18, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday.
The total case tally hit 3,633,952. The average growth rate reached 0.6%.
The lowest growth rates were registered in the past day in the Kostroma Region (0.1%), the Republics of Tuva and Altai (0.2%), the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region, the Magadan Region and the Jewish Autonomous Region (0.3%).
Moscow recorded 2,452 daily coronavirus cases, while the Moscow Region registered 994 COVID-19 cases. Over the past day, 3,347 coronavirus cases were confirmed in St. Petersburg, 488 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 389 in the Voronezh Region, 389 in the Sverdlovsk Region and 388 in the Rostov Region.
Currently, 539,416 people are receiving treatment for the coronavirus in Russia, TASS reported.