Over 1,000 New Coronavirus Cases Recorded in Moscow


Moscow identified 1,050 new cases of coronavirus in a single day, the highest number since June 23, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters Thursday.

The daily increase accelerated to 0.4%, while 970 new cases were reported in the city yesterday, TASS reported.

In the past 24 hours, 1,304 patients recovered and were discharged from hospitals, while 15 people died from coronavirus-related causes.

Overall, 280,408 people contracted the virus in Moscow, 241,656 of them recovered, while 5,115 died. Currently, there are 33,637 active cases in the Russian capital.