9623 New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed in Russia
The Operational Headquarters reported about 5849 new patients diagnosed with COVID – 19 from 83 regions of the country including Moscow – 5358 new cases, the Moscow region – 807, in Saint Petersburg – 323 new Coronavirus cases.
The total number of Coronavirus cases in the country is 124054, the death toll has exceeded 1222.
According to the “Interfax” news agency, Russia’s Prime Minister Michail Mishustin has confirmed that he has been diagnosed with Coronavirus.
Mishustin, who has told President Vladimir Putin of his diagnosis, is now self-isolating and has temporarily stepped back from his work as prime minister, the state-run Rossiya 24 television channel reported.