April, 19 2020 - 09:30 AM
Turkey records 121 new coronavirus deaths
The Turkish health minister on Saturday said 121 more people have died of coronavirus, as the death toll rose to 1,890, AP reported.
FahrettinKoca shared the figures on Twitter, saying 3,783 more people were infected with the coronavirus. The total number of confirmed infections is 82,329.
"Despite an increase in tests, there's a decrease in number of new cases," Koca tweeted and urged: "Precaution, treatment." Nearly 600,000 people have been tested so far, according to the figures.
He also said 1,822 patients had recovered in the past 24 hours, bringing that number to 10,453.