Turkey‘s confirmed cases of the coronavirus increased by 30,424 as the daily patients increase by 5,918 in the past 24 hours, and 220 more people have died, taking the death toll to 15,751, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Dec. 10.
Turkey’s total confirmed patients stood at 564,435 as the total number of confirmed cases reached 1,748,567 according to the infographic Koca shared on Twitter.
Some 5,232 patients recovered in the last 24 hours, the minister said.
The total number of recovered cases stood at 452,593.
Koca also said 206,202 tests were conducted over the past day, with the overall number of tests reaching 20,500,579.
The minister also added that while the rate of pneumonia in COVID-19 patients is 3.1 percent, the number of seriously ill patients is 5,943.
Hurriyet Daily News