Russia has recorded 10,407 cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, the highest daily number since March 7, 2021, bringing the total number of cases to 5,156,250 cases. This was reported by the federal coronavirus crisis center, as cited by Interfax. The situation was even more dire in Moscow, where 4,124 in 24 hours were back to levels seen on January 16. The news release later said 399 people died in the last 24 hours, compared with 379 the day before. The official death toll is up to 124,895, although excess mortality data suggest a much higher human cost.
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