Turkey‘s confirmed cases of the coronavirus increased by 18,622 in the past 24 hours, and 206 more people have died, the Health Ministry announced on Aug. 22.The ministry’s infographic said that some 13,263 patients recovered in the last 24 hours.
It also added that 265,196 tests were conducted over the past day.
The infographic also showed that Turkey has so far administered over 88.7 million doses since it launched a mass vaccination campaign in January.
More than 45.9 million people have received their first doses, while over 35.0 million have been fully vaccinated.
The number of people who have received their third COVID-19 vaccine doses crossed 7.6 million.