The pandemic of the new coronavirus from the Chinese city of Wuhan has left more than 11,000 cases in Russia in the past 24 hours, which corresponds to more than 220,000 infected people and a total of 2,009 deaths, the center reports. Russian responsible for fighting the virus.
“In the past 24 hours, 11,656 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in 84 regions in Russia, including 5,417 cases without clinical symptoms,” the Russian authority said in a statement from the Russian news agency Sputnik.
With this infection rate, Russia is fifth in the world behind the United States, Spain, Italy and the United Kingdom. With the new data, the remainder amounts to 221,344 cases of coronavirus. 94 people have died from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic in Russia to 2009.
Most new infections correspond to Moscow with 6,169 positive infections. The Russian body has stated that more than 5,490 patients have recovered from the disease and have been discharged in the last 24 hours, increasing the number of patients cured in Russia to 39,801.
Deputy Mayor of Moscow, Anastasia Rakova, emphasized that more than 4,000 coronavirus-infected people have been cured in the Russian capital in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 17,822.