The pandemic of the new coronavirus originating in the Chinese city of Wuhan has left 6,422 new cases in the last 24 hours, compared to 6,248 positive ones the previous day and 156 deaths, representing a total of more than 746,000 people infected and more than 11,600 deaths as of Russian center responsible for fighting the virus.
“In the past 24 hours in Russia, 6,422 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in 85 regions, including 1,708 asymptomatic,” said a statement from the Russian news agency Sputnik.
With the new data, the balance increases to 746,369 infected, 0.9 percent more than the previous day, and 11,770 deaths.
The Russian National Consumer Protection Agency (Rospotrebnadzor) has reported that the Russian authorities have so far carried out more than 23.7 million tests for the detection of coronavirus infections, including 258,000 tests that have been carried out in the last 24 hours. A total of 270,980 people are observed as suspected cases of coronavirus.
Worldwide, the new coronavirus pandemic, originating in the Chinese city of Wuhan, leaves more than 13.3 million cases in 188 countries worldwide and more than 578,000 deaths, with the United States being the most affected by COVID-19 from infections by number of Deceased.