In Russia, 21,513 cases of coronavirus infection were detected per day, 580 patients with COVID-19 died. This was told in the operational headquarters for the fight against the disease.
The day before reported 21,887 infected and 612 victims of the disease.
The number of new cases of infection on the fourth day does not exceed 22 thousand. Currently, the increase, according to the headquarters, is 0.6%.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, there have been 3,677,352 cases of COVID-19 in the country, and 68,412 people have died. More than 3 million Russians have recovered from the illness, including 27,318 in the last 24 hours.
Previously head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova announced a decrease in the incidence of coronavirus in the country, and Minister of Health Mikhail Murashko said that herd immunity in the Russian Federation can be developed as early as the first half of 2021.