Over the past day, medical experts recorded 8,697 new cases of coronavirus infection in the Russian Federation, Report informs referring to Russian media.

The total number of registered cases in the country since the pandemic onset has reached 4,823,255.

Currently, 268,471 Russians are undergoing treatment to beat the viral disease.

To date, a total of 110,862 people died due to COVID-related health complications in Russia, including 342 deaths seen over the past day. The number of recoveries is 4,443,922.