MOSCOW, July 6. /TASS/. Russia’s coronavirus cases rose by 6,611 to 687,862 in the past day, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Monday, adding that the country’s coronavirus growth rate had remained at or below 1% for a week.
Russia identified less than 7,000 new daily cases for the 11th day in a row.
Moscow has recorded the lowest coronavirus growth rate (0.3%). The rate stands at 0.5% in the Moscow, Ingushetia and North Ossetia regions, and at 0.6% in the Dagestan region.
As many as 685 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Moscow in the past day, 292 in the Moscow region, 289 in the Khanty-Mansiysk region, 280 in St. Petersburg, and 270 in the Sverdlovsk region.
There are currently 223,237 active coronavirus cases in the country.