Wednesday 16 June 2021 - 1:55:08 am

Russia reports 9,462 new coronavirus cases, 393 deaths


MOSCOW, 14th May, 2021 (WAM/Reuters) -- Russia reported 9,462 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, including 3,818 in Moscow, taking the official national tally since the pandemic began to 4,922,901.

The government coronavirus task force said 393 people had died of coronavirus-linked causes in the past 24 hours, pushing the national death toll to 115,116.

The federal statistics agency has kept a separate count and has said Russia recorded around 250,000 deaths related to COVID-19 from April 2020 to March 2021.

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