Twenty-four more coronavirus patients died in Moscow during the past day, with the overall number of fatalities exceeding 4,258 the city’s anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Wednesday, APA reports citing TASS.
"Twenty-four coronavirus-positive patients diagnosed with pneumonia have died in Moscow," it said, adding the overall number of coronavirus-related deaths in Moscow has reached 4,258.
The coronavirus situation in Moscow, which was the most difficult in Russia, has improved visibly. The overall number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Moscow stands at 230,642, with 613 of them being registered during the past day. As many as 165,966 patients have recovered. A campaign of voluntary testing for coronavirus antibodies is underway in Moscow.
According to the latest statistics, over 13,477,000 people have been infected worldwide and more than 581,000 deaths have been reported. In addition, so far, over 7,870,000 individuals have recovered from the illness across the globe.