Turkey reports 159 new coronavirus deaths
159 more people have died due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the country’s death toll from the disease to 24,487, Turkey’s Health Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.
According to the statement, the number of confirmed cases rose to 2,406,216, after 6,435 more people tested positive for COVID-19 over the past 24 hours.
While at least 2,102 patients are in critical condition, 2,283,919 patients suffering from the disease have so far recovered and been discharged from hospital.
27,867,450 tests for coronavirus have so far been conducted to detect infections in the country.