Turkey's daily COVID-19 death toll falls to 41, 1,610 new cases recorded
Turkey's daily COVID-19 death toll fell to 41 with 1,610 new confirmed cases on Saturday. Some 2,004 more people, in the meantime, have recovered from the disease, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said, Daily Sabah reports.
He added that Turkey carried out some 42,236 tests in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of tests to 1,589,625.
Koca said some 1,610 new cases were identified in the latest batch of tests, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 148,067.
With the latest figures, the total number of recovered cases reached 108,137.
While some 474 patients remain intubated, the number of patients in intensive care stands at 906.