Turkey reports 3,223 new COVID-19 cases, 414,278 in total

Turkey’s daily COVID-19 patients increased by 3,223 on Sunday, raising the total number in the country to 414,278, the Turkish Health Ministry announced.

Meanwhile, 89 people died in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll to 11,507.

A total of 2,561 patients recovered in the last 24 hours, raising the total recoveries to 353,663 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 3,439.

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.