According to the cached copies of the site, stored in the web archive, data on active cases are available only until July 8, they are no longer available in the following days (July 9, 10, and 11). According to the operational headquarters, as of July 8, there were 423,422 active cases in Russia.
As the site developer told, the Active cases column is calculated mark, and the graph of this indicator should be considered only in the dynamics - as a wave process.
"Despite the relevant explanation to the column posted on the website, some media misinterpreted it. Editors of the website analyzed the media and decided to remove the Active cases column as uninformative," the company said.
At the same time, the Telegram channel Baza noted that the column with active cases disappeared from the site after the date of the operational headquarters on active cases in St. Petersburg disagreed with the city authorities' information.
On July 9, the headquarters reported that there were 711 active cases of coronavirus in St. Petersburg that day. At the same time, in 1951 new cases of infection were discovered in the city during the day, according to the headquarters' data.
As it was reported earlier, 752 Russians died from COVID-19 during July 9, it is a new maximum for all pandemic period.
It was also reported that almost all patients with coronavirus, who are on artificial lung ventilation, had Covid-strain Delta.