- 34,303 cases have been reported in the last 24 hours as sources claim it to be the highest single day spike since the beginning of the pandemic.
- The rate of deceased on Sunday portrays a minor decline from the rate recorded on Saturday.
- The entire blame of the rise in infections and death rates was put by the authorities on the slow vaccination campaign, compelling the health ministry to come to decisions.
On Sunday, Russia reported a sharp rise in daily Covid-19 cases with 34,303 as the number in the last 24 hours. As per reports, the rate has been the highest since the beginning of the pandemic.
The number of deceased from the coronavirus infections sums up to be 997. This portrays a minor decline from the death rate of Saturday, which was 1,002.
The recent deaths from Covid-19 brought the national death rate of Russia to 223,312. Records say that the total number of cases is officially 8 million.
The Russian authorities have put the entire blame of the death toll and increasing number of infections on the sluggish vaccination campaign. This has compelled the health ministry of the country to urge the medics who are retired and vaccinated to return to the hospitals.