MOSCOW, September 21. /TASS/. Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 53,045 over the past day to 20,588,102, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Wednesday.
As many as 4,321 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 in Russia over the past day, 7.1% fewer than in the previous day. The number of hospitalized patients declined in 51 regions, while in 30 other regions the figure increased. A day earlier, 4,651 people were rushed to hospitals.
Moscow’s COVID-19 cases surged by 6,647 over the past day, versus 4,171 a day earlier, reaching 3,161,996, according to the anti-coronavirus crisis center. St. Petersburg’s COVID-19 cases increased by 3,897 over the past day versus 4,110 a day earlier, reaching 1,731,634.
Russia’s COVID-19 recoveries rose by 59,718 over the past day, reaching 19,537,543, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday.
COVID-19 death toll
Russia’s COVID-19 death toll surged by 107 over the past day to 386,341, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday.
A day earlier 98 COVID-19 deaths were registered.