The exact total number of cases is 124,054 cases, according to the official Russian news agency Sputnik. Regarding the deceased, there have been 57 additional deaths in the past few hours, a total of 1,222.
Most new infections correspond to Moscow (5,358), followed by the province of the same name (807) and Saint Petersburg (323). More than 1,790 patients recovered from the disease and were discharged in one day.
The head of the Federal Consumer Protection Service, Anna Popova, had said this Friday in statements to the Tass agency that “there are certain encouraging changes in the development of the epidemic process and a certain decline”.