The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in Russia increased by 19,974 over the day against 18,555 the day before. This was reported to journalists on Saturday at the federal operational headquarters for the fight against infection.
Thus, the number of infected was the highest since March 30, when the headquarters reported 20,145 cases. In total, 18,692,396 cases of infection have been detected in the Russian Federation since the beginning of the pandemic.
The number of deaths per day increased by 46 versus 47 the day before, to 382,697. The number of recoveries increased by 10,743, to 18,030,626.