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Russia reports over 13,600 new COVID-19 cases

 International Desk

 Published: 08:08 PM, 11 October 2020  

Photo: TASS

Photo: TASS

Russia reports 13,634 new coronavirus cases in the past day, the highest rate since the start of the pandemic, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Sunday.

The coronavirus growth rate rose to 1.1 percent from 1 percent over the past two days. Russia’s total case tally reached 1,298,718.

Moscow confirmed 4,501 new COVID-19 cases, registering a 1.4 percent growth. St. Petersburg recorded 528 cases, and the total case tally in Russia’s second-largest city rose 1.2 percent.

Currently, 255,679 people are undergoing treatment in Russia.

Some 4,240 patients recovered from the coronavirus in Russia in the past day, taking the total number of recoveries in the country to 1,020,442, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Sunday.