Russia’s coronavirus cases rose by 5,862 in the past day, reaching 789,190, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday, TASS reported.
The daily growth rate dropped to 0.75%, according to the crisis center.
Some new 636 COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Moscow, 234 in the Sverdlovsk Region, 221 in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Region, 217 in the Nizhny Novgorod Region and 186 in St. Petersburg.
The lowest growth rate in the past day was registered in the Nenets Autonomous Region (0%), the Chukotka Autonomous Region (0%), the Moscow Region (0.2%), Kabardino-Balkaria (0.3%), North Ossetia (0.3%), the Lipetsk Region (0.3%), the Kaliningrad Region (0.3%) and Sevastopol (0.3%).
Currently, some 204,392 people are undergoing treatment for the coronavirus in Russia.