Coronavirus death toll reaches 10,887 as daily patients increase by 2,516


Turkey‘s confirmed cases of the coronavirus increased by 2,516 in the past 24 hours, and 84 more people have died, taking the death toll to 10,887, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Nov. 8.

Turkey’s total confirmed cases stood at 395,255, according to the infographic Koca shared on Twitter.

Some 2,018 patients recovered in the last 24 hours, the minister said.

The total number of recovered cases stood at 338,239.

Koca also said 141,944 tests were conducted over the past day, with the overall number of tests reaching 15,127,811.

The minister also added that while the rate of pneumonia in COVID-19 patients is 4.7 percent, the number of seriously ill patients is 2,740.

Hurriyet Daily News


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