MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia has registered 7,972 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours (7,790 yesterday), bringing the total count to 569,063, the national coronavirus response centre said on Friday.
"Over the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 7,972 COVID-19 cases in 83 regions, of which 2,610 (32.7 percent) have been detected with people showing no clinical symptoms", the response centre said in a statement, adding that the country has so far confirmed 569,063 cases (+1.4 percent) so far.
Of the new cases, 1,136 were registered in Moscow, 646 in the Moscow Region, and 259 in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug (compared to yesterday's 1,040, 667, and 243, respectively).
The country's COVID-19 death toll has grown by 181 (182 yesterday) to 7,841.
As many as 10,443 COVID-19 patients have recovered across the country (9,621 yesterday), bringing the total number of cured people to 324,406.