The number of patients with coronavirus in Russia exceeded 10 thousand
Over the past day in Russia, 1,459 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected in 50 regions, the total number of patients with COVID-19 in the country exceeded 10 thousand.
It is reported by Interfax with reference to the data of the operational headquarters.
The sad leadership in the number of coronavirus infected in Russia is held by the Russian capital - 857 people were infected in Moscow per day. In total, 6698 cases of COVID-19 infection were recorded in the capital.
199 new cases of infection occurred in the Moscow region, 44 cases of infection were detected in St. Petersburg, 40 - in the Bryansk region, 31 - in Komi.
During the last day 13 patients with coronavirus died. Seven deaths occurred in Moscow, three in the suburbs, two patients died in St. Petersburg and one in the Perm Territory.
In total, there are currently 10 131 coronavirus cases in Russia in 81 regions, 76 people have died.
In total, over a million tests for the detection of coronavirus infection were conducted in the country, Rospotrebnadzor reports.
A little earlier it was reported that the governor of the Chelyabinsk region, Alexei Teksler, self-isolated after the coronavirus was confirmed by his spokesman, Sergei Zyuzya.
A few days ago it became known that coronavirus infection was suspected by the entire ambulance leadership in Moscow. The head of the ambulance of Moscow Nikolay Plavunov could become infected with a coronavirus infection and was already self-isolated in his office, where he continues to work. Doctors also suggest infection with his first deputy, Dmitry Gavrilov, and deputy medical officer, George Vvedensky.