Russia reports record high daily Covid-19 cases

Moscow, Dec 21 : Russia on Monday reported 29,350 new Covid-19 cases, marking a record high single-day spike, which increased the country's overall infection tally to 2,877,727, according to the national anti-coronavirus crisis centre.

The crisis centre said that the increase does not however, exceed 1 per cent, reports TASS News Agency.

Of the new cases, St.

Petersburg reported the highest (3,752), followed by the Moscow region (1,523).

The country's death toll currently stood at 50,242.



Source: IANS