Turkey reports 28,118 new coronavirus cases, 262 more deaths

Turkey reports 28,118 new coronavirus cases, 262 more deaths

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Turkey reports 28,118 new coronavirus cases, 262 more deaths

Turkey's confirmed cases of the coronavirus increased by 28,118 in the past 24 hours, and 262 more people have died, the Health Ministry announced on Sept. 16.

The ministry’s infographic said that some 32,249 patients recovered in the last 24 hours.

It also added that 343,142 tests were conducted over the past day.

The infographic also showed that Turkey has so far administered over 104.0 million doses since it launched a mass vaccination campaign in January.   

More than 52.3 million people have received their first doses, while over 41.4 million have been fully vaccinated.

The number of people who have received their third COVID-19 vaccine doses crossed 9.6 million.

Fahrettin Koca, death toll, intensive care,