Twelve more coronavirus patients die in Moscow in past day

# 09:08
25 August 2020

Twelve more coronavirus patients died in Moscow during the past day, with the overall number of fatalities exceeding 4,750, the city’s anti-coronavirus crisis center said on Monday, APA reports quoting TASS.

"Twelve coronavirus-positive patients diagnosed with pneumonia have died in Moscow," it said, adding the overall number of coronavirus-related deaths in Moscow has reached 4,753.

The coronavirus situation in Moscow, which was the most serious in Russia, has visibly improved. By today, Moscow has reported 257,749 confirmed coronavirus cases, including 625 during the past day. As many as 205,649 patients have recovered, including 863 in the past day. A campaign of voluntary testing for coronavirus antibodies is underway in the capital city.