MOSCOW (Reuters) – The number of new cases of coronavirus infection in Russia has reached 11,615 over the past 24 hours, the epidemic response headquarters said on Tuesday.
This is the highest number since May 11, when the peak was 11,656.
The number of daily infections decreased to 4,676 cases on August 26, but began to rise again, returning to the May level.
The total number of infections increased by 0.9% per day to 1,237,504 people.
In Moscow, 4,082 cases were registered – the maximum since May 15.
Over the past day in Russia, 188 people have died from coronavirus.
(Gleb Stolyarov. Edited by Anastasia Teterevleva)