In Russia, over the past day, 13,868 cases of coronavirus were confirmed, according to the headquarters for combating infection.
This is the maximum number of cases recorded in the Russian Federation since the beginning of the pandemic.
In total, 1,326,178 people are currently infected with coronavirus in the Russian Federation.
During the day, 244 people with coronavirus died in Russia, 7,550 patients were cured. For the entire time in the Russian Federation, 22,966 patients have died from coronavirus, 1,031,785 people have recovered.
According to Rospotrebnadzor, over the entire time of the pandemic, more than 51.3 million coronavirus tests were carried out in the Russian Federation. 271,195 people remain under the supervision of doctors.
Previously, Head of the Department of Epidemiology and Evidence-Based Medicine of I.M. THEM. Sechenov Nikolai Brik suggested that the coronavirus will not disappear like its predecessor SARS-CoV1, which causes SARS, but will become one of the viruses of a large group of microorganisms that cause ARVI.