Turkey reports over 61,000 new COVUD-19 cases

Turkey reports over 61,000 new COVUD-19 cases

Turkey on Tuesday reported over 61,000 new coronavirus cases, according to Turkish Health Ministry data.

A total of 61,028 cases, including 2,895 symptomatic patients, were confirmed across the country, the data showed.

Turkey's overall case tally is over 4.38 million, while the nationwide death toll reached 36,613, with 346 more fatalities over the past day.

As many as 55,592 more patients in the country won the battle against the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries approaching 3.8 million.

More than 44.4 million coronavirus tests have been conducted in Turkey thus far, with 322,128 done since Monday.

The latest figures showed that the number of COVID-19 patients in critical condition rose to 3,375, Anadolu Agency reported.