Daily Increase In COVID-19 Cases In Turkey Nears 25,000 - Maximum For 3 Months

Daily Increase in COVID-19 Cases in Turkey Nears 25,000 - Maximum for 3 Months

ANKARA (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 04th August, 2021) The daily increase in registered cases of coronavirus in Turkey was 24,832 on Tuesday - this is the maximum figure since May 5, it has increased more than five times since the beginning of July, the country's Health Ministry said in a statement.

The daily increase in the COVID-19 incidence on April 16 in Turkey showed a maximum since the beginning of the pandemic, amounting to 63,082 cases, after which it began to gradually decline. In June - the first half of July, it stabilized at the level of 5,000-7,000, but from mid-July it began to increase again.

"Today, 256,163 tests were done, 24,832 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded, 126 people died," the statement said.