It is noted that this is a record increase after Thursday, when 7099 cases were registered.
It is also reported that the total number of cases in the country reached 114,431. The vast majority of cases were recorded in Moscow - 57.3 thousand infected.
As we reported earlier, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin has been infected with Covid-19. He said it himself, during the video conference between the Cabinet and President Vladimir Putin
Mishustin also told Putin that the government would keep on working as usual, and First Deputy Premier Andrei Belousov will be serving as the Acting Prime Minister, while Mishustin remains in self-isolation. The Russian leader approved Belousov's candidacy.
Also, Moscow authorities are looking for areas for temporary coronavirus hospitals
Moscow mayor noted that the dynamics of the incidence rate is high, the city authorities are ready for the fact that there will not be enough hospital hospitals for all infected. In this regard, the city authorities select premises in large open sports complexes, at VDNH, shopping centers, so that temporary hospitals can be deployed there.