In Russia, 14,638 new cases of coronavirus infection were recorded per day. it maximum rate since April 6 and 5078 more cases than registered the day before. A day earlier, on August 2, 9,560 new cases were detected COVID-19 . A message about this was published on Wednesday, August 3, in the Telegram channel “Stopcoronavirus.rf”.
Largest increase in new cases covid infections registered in Moscow (plus 5720, the maximum figure since February 20). This is followed by St. Petersburg (plus 1781 cases) and the Moscow region (plus 906 cases).
The number of hospitalized people was 2,038, up 3.9 percent compared to August 2. 43 people have died from the effects of COVID-19 over the past day.
In summer, the risk of infection COVID-19 increased. The reason for this is the spread of new sub-variants of the Omicron strain.