Turkey‘s confirmed cases of the coronavirus increased by 10,174 as the daily patients increase by 923 in the past 24 hours, and 223 more people have died, taking the death toll to 44,983, the Health Ministry announced on May 17.
Turkey’s total number of confirmed cases reached 5,127,548 according to the infographic.
Some 13,864 patients recovered in the last 24 hours, the ministry said.
The total number of recovered cases stood at 4,961,120.
The ministry said 206,836 tests were conducted over the past day, with the overall number of tests reaching 51,076,732.
It also added that while the rate of pneumonia in COVID-19 patients is 3.2 percent, the number of seriously ill patients is 2,326.
Hurriyet Daily News