Russia's daily COVID-19 deaths exceed one thousand mark

Published: 16 Oct 2021

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Russia reported a record high 1,002 COVID-19 deaths on Saturday, the first time the number has passed the 1,000-mark since the beginning of the pandemic. It pushed the national death toll to 222,315.

New COVID-19 cases, confirmed in the past 24 hours, also hit record high at 33,208, the Russian coronavirus task force said, bringing the official total case tally to 7,958,384, reports Reuters.

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