Russia's daily COVID cases hit record high for sixth day running


Reuters | Moscow | Updated: 26-01-2022 14:38 IST | Created: 26-01-2022 14:12 IST
Russia's daily COVID cases hit record high for sixth day running
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Russia reported a record daily number of COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the Omicron variant of the virus spreads, authorities said.

New daily cases jumped to 74,692, up from from 67,809 a day earlier. The government coronavirus task force also reported 657 deaths in the last 24 hours.

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