Deaths caused by complications attributable to the coronavirus continue to rise in Russia. This was reported by the Russian health authorities who today speak of 799 deaths in the last 24 hours, never so many since the beginning of the pandemic. This is the fourth record recorded in the following four days, which brings the total number of deaths confirmed by the authorities to 146,868. According to the statistics office, however, the real total of deaths after Covid-19 would be about 290 thousand from April 2020 to May 2021.
Infections are also growing, 25,704 more in the last day. The total number of cases since the outbreak of the pandemic is thus updated to 5,907,999.