"In Moscow, 4008 new cases of COVID-19 were detected ... 777 people were hospitalized per day, 66 patients died," the headquarters said in a statement on Telegram.

It is specified that another 2,826 patients have also recovered in the city per day after undergoing treatment for coronavirus.

The total number of people who have recovered from the infection has increased to 1,896,693.

On the eve in Moscow, 4635 cases of COVID-19 were detected per day.

Earlier, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said at a meeting of the operational headquarters that there was no critical increase in the number of coronavirus cases in the capital on holidays.