Over the past day, 27,002 cases of coronavirus have been diagnosed in Russia. Such data were announced in the operational headquarters for infection control.
It is noted that the increase was minimal since December 16. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the number of cases has reached 3,105,037.
24,874 patients were discharged from hospitals per day. A total of 2,496,183 people recovered. The proportion of those who were cured increased to 80.4% of the total number of those infected.
The number of deaths due to coronavirus per day increased by 562, to 55,827.
Recall that on December 28, the headquarters reported 27 787 cases of the disease.
Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said that Russia in the fight against COVID-19 has chosen a strategy of extensive testing and early detection of the disease.