Turkey’s total confirmed cases stood at 249,309, according to the infographic Koca shared at Twitter.
Some 997 patients recovered in the last 24 hours, the minister said.
The total number of recovered cases stood at 230,969.
Koca also said 65,956 tests were conducted over the past day, with the overall number of tests reaching 5,725,242.
The minister also added that while the rate of pneumonia in COVID-19 patients is 7.6 percent, the number of seriously ill patients is 679.
Hurriyet Daily News