The daily increase in new cases of coronavirus infection in Russia amounted to 7,867 new cases, 99 people died per day, follows from the data of the operational headquarters. “Over the past day in Russia, confirmed cases of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 – 7,867 in 83 regions, including 2077 (26.4%) actively detected without clinical manifestations,” the headquarters said in a statement.
Starting on Friday, for the first time since June, the number of detected cases of coronavirus in the Russian Federation exceeded seven thousand. Before that, at the end of last week, the six thousand mark was exceeded. The highest growth is still observed in Moscow: per day in the Russian capital, the number of detected cases exceeded two thousand, and amounted to 2016 new cases.
According to the headquarters, in Moscow over the past 24 hours, 1,126 people were discharged to recover, 18 died.
In the Russian Federation, on a cumulative total, 1,151,438 cases (+ 0.7%) of coronavirus infection were registered in 85 regions; over the entire period in Russia, 20,324 people died. The number of those discharged was 943,218 people, including 3,068 were discharged in the last 24 hours, the headquarters said in a statement.
According to the operational headquarters, another 227 new cases were registered in St. Petersburg, 226 – in the Moscow region, 188 – in the Rostov region, 167 – in the Nizhny Novgorod region, 161 – in the Voronezh region, 147 – in the Stavropol Territory, 144 – in the Khanty- Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug. 141 new cases were identified in the Kemerovo and Sverdlovsk regions, 117 in the Ulyanovsk region, 115 – in the Arkhangelsk region, 110 – in the Samara region, 104 – in the Saratov region, 103 in the Krasnoyarsk region and 101 – in the Orenburg region. In other regions of Russia, the daily increase over the past day was less than 100 cases.
According to the data of the headquarters on mortality, nine patients died per day in St. Petersburg, eight – in Dagestan and the Rostov region, seven patients died in the Ulyanovsk region, four in Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk regions and in the Altai Territory. Three of those who died in the Perm region, in the Kemerovo, Omsk and Orenburg regions. In other regions, the number of deaths did not exceed one or two cases.
According to Rospotrebnadzor, published on Sunday, more than 45.1 million tests for COVID-19 were carried out in Russia on an accrual basis, of which 379 thousand were carried out in the last day. 220 195 people remain under medical supervision in the country.