MOSCOW - Russia has registered 4,548 new cases of COVID-19 and 35 deaths in the past 24 hours, the coronavirus response headquarters said in a statement on Monday.

A statement carried by Interfax news agency said that, with the new cases and fatalities, Russia's caseload now stands at 18,494,844, with the death tally rising to 381,916.

Meanwhile, 2,531 patients have recovered over the past day, taking the total to 17,911,340.