According to the statement made by the Russian Center for Coronavirus Infection Control and Prevention, 31 thousand 299 people were infected with the virus in the last 24 hours, the highest daily case since the beginning of the epidemic. Thus, the total number of cases increased to 7 million 892 thousand 980.
In the country where the treatment of approximately 735 thousand COVID-19 patients continues, the number of recoveries in the last 24 hours has increased by 21 thousand 670 and reached 6 million 937 thousand 756.
In Russia, the highest number of daily deaths since the beginning of the epidemic, with 986 deaths in the last 24 hours, reached 220 thousand 315.
More than 6,000 cases in the last 24 hours in Moscow
In the capital Moscow, the number of cases increased by 6 thousand 712 in the last 24 hours to 1 million 699 thousand 498, and the number of those who died from the virus increased by 72 to 29 thousand 952.
In Moscow, where COVID-19 measures have been relaxed, social distancing and the obligation to wear masks continue.
Measures are taken according to the epidemic situation in the regions
In the regions of Russia, measures are taken against the virus according to the epidemic situation, by the instruction of President Vladimir Putin. In regions where the COVID-19 situation worsens, the barcode system comes into play.
In the country where the first COVID-19 case was recorded on January 31, 2020, and the first death from the virus was recorded on March 19, 2020, the number of cases was announced as 28,717 and the loss of life as 984 yesterday.
It has been reported that 43 million people have been vaccinated so far in Russia, where the mass vaccination process against COVID-19 began on January 18.