To date, in Turkey, a total of 8631 patients with coronavirus infection (Covid-19) have recovered and have been discharged from hospitals, as Anadolu reports, referring to a statement by the Minister of Health of the country Fakhrettin Koja.
Koja said that over the last day in Turkey, another 126 cases of death from a new type of coronavirus have been confirmed, the total number of deaths during the epidemic has reached 1,769 people.
According to the head of the department, the total number of registered cases of coronavirus disease increased to 78,546, since another 4,353 people were tested positive for the virus.
He added that over the past day, 40,270 tests have been done for Covid-19, and a total of 558,413 tests have been performed since the start of the epidemic.
The Minister noted that currently, 1,845 infected with coronavirus infection are undergoing treatment in intensive care units.
As we reported before, an employee of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, who died from the coronavirus infection yesterday, on April 16, was in the risk group.