In Russia, the number of cases of COVID-19 has been decreasing for a week

by time news

In Russia, over the past day, 33 796 cases of coronavirus infection were registered. This is 0.59% than the day before (33,996). The total number of those infected has risen to 9,468,189, the federal COVID-19 operational headquarters said.

Regions are leaders in the number of new cases:

  • Moscow – 3349;
  • St. Petersburg – 1538;
  • Moscow region – 1483;
  • Samara region – 1215;
  • Krasnodar Territory – 790.

During the day, 1238 patients died in Russia, which is five less than yesterday (1243). The total number of deaths reached 269,057. During the day, 38,450 people recovered, in total – 8,128,144.

As it became known yesterday, on November 24, the State Duma has not yet included in its work plan in December the government’s resonant initiatives on the introduction of a QR code system for those vaccinated and ill with coronavirus. The parliament explains that they first want to get acquainted with the responses from the regions, which are collected until mid-December, and also discuss the amendments with members of the government.

More details – in the material of “Kommersant” “QR codes do not lend themselves to reading.”