Over the past day, medical experts recorded 4,956 new cases of coronavirus infection in Russia, Report informs referring to Russian media.

The total number of registered cases in the country has reached 18,260,293 since the pandemic onset.

To date, a total of 377,670 people died due to COVID-related health complications in Russia, including 99 deaths seen over the past day. The number of recoveries is 17,647,179.