Russia reports 11,115 new COVID-19 cases in single day
Source: Xinhua Published: 2020/10/7 18:31:04
Russia registered 11,115 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, close to its all-time high of 11,656 recorded in May, the country's COVID-19 response center said Wednesday.
Russia's cumulative number of coronavirus cases has grown to 1,248,619, including 21,865 deaths and 995,275 recoveries, the center said in a statement.
Moscow has seen a spike in COVID-19 infections, tallying 3,229 new cases over the past day, bringing the city's total to 314,788.
Along with many other European countries, Russia has been witnessing a steep growth in COVID-19 cases in recent weeks, after many restrictions were lifted and people gathered in large groups during the summer holiday season.
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