Russian COVID-19 cases grow to 592,280
ISLAMABAD-MOSCOW,Russia recorded 7,600 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking its total to 592,280, the country's coronavirus response center said in a statement Monday.
The death toll grew by 95 to 8,206, while 344,416 people have recovered, including 4,705 over the last 24 hours, according to the statement.
Moscow, the country's worst-hit region, reported 1,068 newly confirmed cases, taking its tally of infections to 215,014.
As of Sunday, 311,421 people were under medical observation, while more than 17.2 million COVID-19 tests have been conducted nationwide, Russia's consumer rights and human well-being watchdog said Monday.
Although the decline slowed down from April when Russia's GDP fell by 12 percent, overall economic activity remained below last year's levels, the ministry said.(Xinhua/APP)