The new coronavirus pandemic originating in the Chinese city of Wuhan has left 5,905 new cases in Russia in the past 24 hours, now increasing the daily number of infections for five consecutive days and exceeding 1.09 million infected people. with 19,195 deaths, as the Russian center responsible for fighting the virus reported this Friday.
“In the past 24 hours, a total of 5,905 cases of coronavirus infection have been confirmed in 84 regions, including 1,446 asymptomatic,” the agency said in a statement from the Russian news agency Sputnik.
With the new data, Russia is seeing an increase in daily coronavirus balance for the fifth consecutive year after the 5,449 cases on September 13, 5,509 on September 14, 5,529 on the 15th, 5,670 on the 16th and 5,762 on Thursday.
Moscow and Saint Petersburg are the cities that recorded the most cases on the last day with 805 and 206 positive results, respectively. The deaths are over a hundred for the fourth straight day, with 134 deaths.