MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow’s health and fitness section explained on Friday it experienced recorded one,706 deaths related to the novel coronavirus in July, a toll it said served account for a rise of about seven% in the city’s mortality rate when compared to the similar thirty day period previous calendar year.
Moscow, the place worst hit by the pandemic in Russia, stated it experienced recorded 10,773 deaths in July, together with one,706 connected to the coronavirus.
The office recognized 742 cases in which the coronavirus had been the main cause of death and stated 964 some others had died of other results in although testing beneficial for the virus.
The authorities explained past month the fatalities of three,408 individuals ended up linked to the coronavirus in June.
With 912,823 instances, Russia has the world’s fourth highest selection of bacterial infections in the globe. The authorities have mentioned that 15,498 men and women have died from the virus.