THE Turkey recorded 93.586 new cases coronavirus in the last 24 hours, according to official data from the country’s Ministry of Health. This is the highest rate since the beginning of the pandemic.
The number of new infections has reached record levels several times in recent weeks due to its spread. Omicron mutation, broadcasts by ΑΠΕ ΜΠΕ.
However, the Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca has stated that the new mutation will reduce the severity of the pandemic due to the lower percentage of patients in need of hospitalization.
«The virus is not as strong as it used to be. There is no reason to worry about the increased numbers“, He wrote in a post on Twitter, again calling on the citizens to be vaccinated.
In the last 24 hours, according to data from the Turkish Ministry of Health, 210 Patients died from complications of Covid-19, the worst report since early December and significantly higher since Thursday, when they were recorded 174 deaths.
At the end of December, the country recorded about daily 20.000 new infections.