In South Korea, 110,666 cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus were detected over the past day, according to the South Korean Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
According to him, 573 cases arrived in the republic from abroad, the remaining cases are associated with the spread of infection within the country. The center indicates that for five consecutive days in the Republic of Korea, more than 100 thousand infected people have been detected daily. At the same time, an increase in the incidence of COVID-19 was recorded throughout the country.
Thus, the total number of confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection in South Korea reached 20,383,621. Also, 45 more patients with coronavirus infection died in the country over the past day. A total of 25,236 people have died from complications of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic in the Republic of Korea.