Russia reports over 23,100 COVID-19 cases in the past day
Russia confirmed 23,120 COVID-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total case tally to 6,379,904, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Thursday.
In relative terms, the number of COVID-19 cases rose by 0.36%.
Moscow registered 3,227 daily coronavirus cases. Some 1,911 COVID-19 cases were recorded in St. Petersburg, 1,287 in the Moscow Region, 552 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, 515 in the Sverdlovsk Region and 477 in the Voronezh Region.
Currently, 517,183 people are undergoing treatment in Russia.
The number of COVID-19 fatalities in Russia over the past 24 hours has increased by 794 compared to 790 the day before. In all, 162,509 patients died of the infection.
According to the crisis center, the provisional lethality of the disease (the final one can be determined only after the end of the epidemic) has increased to the level of 2.55%.
Over the past 24 hours, 45 fatalities were registered in St. Petersburg, 33 fatalities - in the Krasnodar Region, 30 - in the Moscow Region, 28 - in the Nizhny Novgorod Region, and 27 fatalities were recorded in the Rostov Region.
Russia’s coronavirus recoveries rose by 20,370 to 5,700,212 in the past 24 hours.
According to data from the crisis center, about 89.35% of coronavirus patients have recovered in Russia.
In particular, 1,998 coronavirus recoveries were reported in St. Petersburg in the past day, 1,454 in the Moscow region, 510 in the Krasnoyarsk region, 489 in the Nizhny Novgorod region and 465 in the Sverdlovsk region.