OREANDA-NEWS. Over the past day, 15,150 new cases of coronavirus were detected in Russia, and more than 1.3 million cases were registered in the country, the operational headquarters for combating the spread of coronavirus reported.

The message from the headquarters in Telegram indicates that "over the past day in Russia, 15,150 new cases of coronavirus were detected in 85 regions, of which 26.6% had no clinical manifestations of the disease."

The largest number of cases per day was registered in Moscow – 5049, St. Petersburg – 647, Moscow region – 448.

In total, 1,369,313 virus-positive patients were identified in 85 regions of the country, and the number of people who recovered increased to 1,056,582, of which 8,485 people were cured in the last 24 hours.

Also, 232 fatal cases were recorded during the day. Over the entire period in Russia, 23,723 people died from coronavirus.

On the eve of October 15, the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus per day was 13,754. Thus, the number of new cases per day increased by 1,396.

The latest data on the situation with COVID-19 in Russia and the world are presented on the portal stopkoronavirus.RF.