This is the second day in a row that the number of new infections exceeds 4,000.
Russia has registered 4.785 new cases of covid-19 in 79 regions of the country during the last 24 hours, bringing the total 36.793. This is the second day in a row that the number of new infections exceeds 4,000.
In addition, another 40 people died of covid-19, and the number of fatalities increased to 313. While 467 patients have recovered from the new coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 3.057.
For the 16 of April, the coronavirus was detected in all regions of Russia: the Republic of Altai became the latest part of the nation to confirm its first case of contagion.
Moscow remains the part of the country most affected by the coronavirus. In the last 24 hours have been confirmed 2.649 new cases of coronavirus, raising the total 20.754. In addition, the SARS-CoV-2 has claimed the lives of 21 people in the Russian capital on the last day. In total, 148 people have been killed and 1.679 patients have recovered.
The Russian authorities report that they have been almost 2 millions of evidence of coronavirus in the country.