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Turkey records 2,091 new coronavirus infections

According to Health Ministry data, 69 more fatalities take the death toll to over 9,700.
25.10.2020 - 08:46

Turkey registered 2,091 new coronavirus patients over the past 24 hours, according to Health Ministry data released on Saturday.

The country’s overall tally now stands at 359,784, the ministry said.

DEATH TOLL STANDS AT 9,727

Some 1,573 more patients recovered over the past day, raising the count to 313,093, while the death toll rose by 69 to reach 9,727. A total of 113,427 more coronavirus tests were carried out across the country, bringing the total to over 13.1 million.

The figures showed that the number of patients in critical condition currently stands at 1,699, with 5.6% this week suffering from pneumonia.

In a Twitter post, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said the number of patients in critical condition continues to increase.