May 03, 2020 21:21 Asia/Tehran [Updated: May 03, 2020 21:36 Asia/Tehran]
  • Turkey coronavirus death toll rises to 3,397
    Turkey coronavirus death toll rises to 3,397

The number of people who have died from COVID-19 in Turkey has risen by 61 in the last 24 hours to 3,397, Health Ministry data showed on Sunday.

Iran Press/Asia:  The overall number of cases rose by 1,670 to 126,045, the data showed the highest total outside Western Europe, the United States, and Russia. A total of 63,151 people have so far recovered from the new coronavirus, which causes respiratory disease COVID-19.

The number of tests conducted in Turkey in the past 24 hours stood at 24,001, raising the total number of tests during the outbreak to more than 1.135 million.

Worldwide, the number of confirmed infections stands above 3.53 million, with more than 246,000 deaths and approximately 1.1 million recoveries.


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