The number of people infected with coronavirus in Russia per day increased by 24,439 people. The total number of infected people reached 5 585 799. This is evidenced by the data published in Telegram-channel of the operational headquarters to combat the spread of infection on Saturday, July 3.
Most of the new infected – 7446 – were recorded in Moscow. The leaders in the increase in the incidence per day were also the Moscow region (2596 cases) and St. Petersburg (1733 cases). The lowest growth rates were recorded per day in the Magadan Region (20), the Nenets Autonomous Okrug (12) and the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug (7).
In addition, over the past 24 hours, 697 deaths of patients with coronavirus have been registered in Russia. In total, according to the operational headquarters, 137,262 people with a confirmed diagnosis have died in the country.
The number of discharged patients increased by 17,899 per day. A total of 5,053,417 people recovered.