Russia records 8,790 new COVID-19 cases

2021-05-15 10:35:40 GMT2021-05-15 18:35:40(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

MOSCOW, May 15 (Xinhua) -- Russia confirmed 8,790 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 4,931,691, the official monitoring and response center said Saturday.

The national COVID-19 death toll rose by 364 to 115,480 in the past day, while the number of the country's recoveries grew by 9,866 to 4,547,500.

Meanwhile, Moscow, Russia's worst-hit region, reported 3,073 new cases, taking the city's total to 1,134,308. Enditem