Russia’s COVID-19 case tally grows by 10,940 - crisis center

Russia Materials 26 March 2023 13:45 (UTC +04:00)

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 10,940 over the past day versus 12,382 a day earlier, bringing the total since the pandemic began to 22,586,210, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Sunday, Trend reports citing TASS.

As many as 778 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 in Russia over the past day, down from 1,373 a day earlier (43.3-percent decline). The number of hospitalized patients grew in nine regions and declined in 69, while in seven regions the figure remained the same.

Meanwhile, Russia’s COVID-19 recoveries rose by 9,899 over the past day against 12,544 a day earlier, reaching 21,938, 293 overall, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters.

As many as 32 coronavirus patients died in Russia in the past day, against 37 coronavirus-related deaths a day earlier, bringing the overall figure of coronavirus fatalities to 397,078, it added.