Moscow revises Covid-19 death toll, more than doubling April fatalities
Moscow health authorities have revised the city’s coronavirus death toll for April, revealing that more than twice as many people died than previously reported.
Officials raised the documented number of fatalities attributed to Covid-19 to 1,561 up from 636.
CNN and other news outlets reported in mid-May that Moscow saw a mortality spike in April, adding an estimated 1,800 excess deaths in comparison with previous year averages.
Russia’s official number of Covid-19 deaths has been relatively low compared to countries with similar numbers of overall …continued .
[Original Source: CNN]