MOSCOW (Reuters) – The number of new cases of coronavirus infection in Russia over the past day has reached 8.232, the epidemic operational headquarters said on Tuesday.
The number of infections peaked at 4,676 on 26 August and began to rise again, returning to early summer levels; today recorded the maximum increase since June 16.
The total number of infections increased by 0.7% per day to 1,167,805 people.
There have been 2,300 cases in Moscow, the maximum since May 31.
Over the past 24 hours, 160 people have died from coronavirus in Russia.
(Gleb Stolyarov. Editor Dmitry Antonov)