Turkey reports 71 new coronavirus deaths in the last 24 hours
71 more people have died due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the country’s death toll from the disease to 28,503, Turkey’s Health Ministry said in a statement on Saturday.
According to the statement, the number of confirmed cases rose to 2,693,164, after 9,193 more people tested positive for COVID-19 over the past 24 hours.
While at least 1,187 patients are in critical condition, 2,565,723 patients suffering from the disease have so far recovered and been discharged from hospital.
33,065,377 tests for coronavirus have so far been conducted to detect infections in the country.