Turkey reports 2,576 new COVID-19 patients, 396,831 in total
Turkey's daily COVID-19 patients increased by 2,576 on Monday, raising the total number in the country to 396,831, the Turkish Health Ministry announced, Trend reports citing Xinhua.
Meanwhile, 85 people died in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll to 10,972.
A total of 2,047 patients recovered in the last 24 hours, raising the total recoveries to 340,286 in Turkey since the outbreak.
The rate of pneumonia in COVID-19 patients is 4.2 percent and the number of seriously ill patients is 2,867.
Turkey reported the first COVID-19 case on March 11.
Turkey and China have supported each other in the fight against COVID-19. Chinese doctors and medical experts held video conferences with Turkish counterparts to share China's experience in treating coronavirus patients, protecting medical workers, and controlling the spread of the virus.