The Russian government has confirmed 5,871 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, a total of 806,720 infections, as reported on Saturday by the National Center for Combating the Spread of the Virus.
There are also 146 further deaths, which have increased the death toll to 13,192 since the crisis began.
In particular, there were 28 deaths in Saint Petersburg, 14 deaths in Moscow and 11 in Sverdlovsk Province. According to the operations center, more than 8,300 patients recovered on the last day, according to the official Russian news agency Sputnik.
In the discharge chapter, 8,366 people have left the hospital in the past few hours. A total of 597,140 people have been released in the country since the crisis began.