Nearly 35 million Russians have already received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, said Health Minister Mikhail Muraska, noting that the number of people vaccinated last week exceeded 2 million.
The Russian Minister of Health stated that the production rates of the Sputnik-V vaccine are increasing and this will help to ensure the supply of the vaccine in the regions of the country,
At the same time, he stressed that the rates of coronavirus vaccination tripled in Moscow and a number of other regions of Russia, while due to the steady increase in demand for vaccines, vaccination centers and mobile vaccination units increased.
Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said today that about 90.000 people are vaccinated daily in the Russian capital and that vaccination centers operate at a fairly intensive pace.
Moscow ranks first among Russian cities in the number of coronavirus cases. A total of 1.481.296 cases have been reported in the Russian capital, of which 3.425 in the last 24.989 hours. A total of XNUMX deaths have been recorded since the beginning of the pandemic.