During the past day the newly infected are 7,176 people, of which 2,272 people are asymptomatic (31.6%). Yesterday, 7,425 people were newly infected.
The growth of new infections in relative numbers amounts to 1.2 percent, which is a record low percentage since the beginning of the epidemic. In the last few days, this figure was 1.3 percent.
In the last 24 hours another 154 people died of COVID-19, bringing the total number of the victims since the beginning of the epidemic in Russia has reached 8,513 people.
In Russia during the last 24 hours another 12,393 people have recovered, which is a record number since the beginning of the epidemic. Total 368,822 people have recovered in the country since the beginning of the epidemic, with 12,013 recovering yesterday.
In Russia, for the first time since May 25, less than 100 died of COVID-19
A total of 8,206 people have died from COVID-19 since the beginning of the epidemic
According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, 5,585 servicemen recovered from the coronavirus during the epidemic in the Russian armed forces.
Earlier, Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko assured that the first phase of trials of the COVID-19 vaccine on volunteers is scheduled to be completed within the next month.
Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova said that Russia had a low coronavirus mortality rate due to the early closure of the border with China and increased tests.