Covid-19 positive cases in Russia exceed 1.5 million
Moscow, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) The overall number of SARS-CoV-2 positive cases in Russia reached 1,513,877, following the detection of 16,710 infected in one day, Moscow's television indicated.
In addition, the total number of deaths until now is 26,050, after the deaths of over 1,000 patients in just four days, with an average of more than 200 deaths for each one, something that as far had not been observed since the beginning of the pandemic last March.
Some 4,456 persons out of the total number of infected detected in one day, that is, 26.75 percent, turned out asymptomatic, said the general staff for the fight against Covid-19.
A total of 1,138,522 people were discharged, 7,704 of them in one day, with the relative fatality remaining at 1.72 percent; the recovery rate fell to 75.2 points.
Some 229 people died in 24 hours, including 68 in Moscow, 25 in Saint Petersburg, 11 in the provinces of Rostov and Nizhegorod, and nine in the provinces of Moscow and Irkutsk, as well as the republic of Dagestan.
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