MOSCOW (Reuters) – The number of new cases of coronavirus infection in Russia in the last 24 hours reached 6,595, the highest since July 12, the epidemic operational headquarters said on Thursday.
The number of infections peaked at 4,676 on 26 August and began to rise again, returning to mid-July levels.
The total number of infections increased by 0.6% per day to 1,128,836 people.
In Moscow, for the first time since June 23, more than a thousand new cases have been registered – 1,050.
Over the past day, 149 people have died.
(Gleb Stolyarov; editor Anton Kolodyazhny)