In the Russian Federation, the number of people infected with coronavirus per day increased by 5,488, according to the headquarters for combating COVID-19.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 1,057,362 people have been infected with the coronavirus in the Russian Federation. According to the headquarters, the daily growth of 28 days does not exceed 0.5 percent.
During the day in Russia, 5,428 patients were cured of COVID-19; in total, 873,535 people have recovered from the coronavirus since the beginning of the pandemic.
Over the past day, 119 people have died from the infection, in total, 18,484 patients have died from coronavirus in the Russian Federation.
The number of coronavirus tests conducted in Russia has exceeded 40 million. Over the past day, 356 thousand tests were done in the Russian Federation, specified in Rospotrebnadzor.
Earlier it was reported that India has recorded a record increase in the number of new cases of coronavirus. During the day, 97.5 thousand cases of COVID-19 were detected in the country. This is the largest increase in infected people in a day since the beginning of the pandemic.